The chairman of the state’s African-American Chamber of Commerce says he should not have been included this week on a list of business leaders who are backing Republican John Warren’s campaign for governor.

Stephen Gilchrist of Columbia said he was “kind of surprised to see my name on the list.”

“We don’t ever do endorsements,” he said. “It is nothing personal against John.”

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