Gov. Jindal headlines GOP’s Silver Elephant dinner Gov. Jindal headlines GOP’s Silver Elephant dinner Gov. Bobby Jindal is shown in this June 2, 2014, Advocate file photo. ANDREW COFFMAN SMITH| Associated Press June 10, 2014 Comments COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will headline this year’s Silver Elephant Celebration for the South Carolina Republican Party. The dinner is set at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center Friday at 6 p.m. This year’s event will also honor America’s World War II veterans on the 70th Anniversary of the D-Day invasion. Gov. Nikki Haley and Sens. Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott are also scheduled to speak.