The June 8 primary provided political fireworks across the country. In South Carolina, GOP gubernatorial candidate Nikki Haley overcame rumors of infidelity to force a runoff with Rep. Gresham Barrett. Meg Whitman and Carly Fiorina defeated Republican challengers to win the Republican nominations for California Governor and Senate, respectively. Sen. Blanche Lincoln fought off a strong charge by Lt. Gov. Bill Halter to win the Democratic Senate nomination in Arkansas.
The Huffington Post has compiled some of the best speeches from notable candidates from last night. Watch them here: