Oh, so happy!
Senator Lindsay Graham, who said he couldn’t support Donald Trump, went for third party.
Want to see how each S.C. county voted? Here’s a list of the presidential votes by county in South Carolina.
In the U.S. House and Senate races in the state, the incumbents ruled the day.
Senator Tim Scott (R) was elected to his first full term. Representatives Joe Wilson (R), Jim Clyburn (D), Mick Mulvaney (R), Jeff Duncan (R), Tim Rice (R), and Mark Sanford (R) all won re-election. Trey Gowdy won re-election to a fourth term.
Lila Anna Sauls wins an at-large seat on the Richland 1 school board. In Richland 2, Lindsay Agostini and Monica Elkins-Johnson top a large field. But one seat in each district remained too close to call Tuesday night.
In the Midlands’ most hotly contested State House race, Mia McLeod appears to be winner. But thousands of unreported absentee ballots raise questions about final results.
GALLERY of photos from Russell House election watch party.
GALLERY of photos of voting in the Midlands on Tuesday.
Incumbent Lexington County coroner Margaret Fisher cruised to re-election Tuesday.
Voter Fraud in SC?
Here are links to the election results tables for state and local races.