S.C. Sen. Mick Mulvaney (R-16) will announce his candidacy for the 5th U.S. Congressional seat Monday.
Mulvaney, a businessman who was elected to the state Senate a year ago, said last month he would probably run for the seat, now held by John Spratt, a Democrat from York.
Spratt was first elected to the seat in 1982 and has held the seat since.
Mulvaney makes his bid for the seat official with a campaign tour with stops in Rock Hill, Lancaster, Florence, Camden and Sun City Carolina Lakes.
The tour stops will be as follows: