Democratic S.C. Rep. James Smith may have put his spot on the November ballot for governor in jeopardy by trying to win the nominations of 3 small parties. What did the state Election Commission say Wednesday?
Voters in a Columbia-area district are choosing their candidates for the SC Senate. Both Democrats and Republicans in Columbia had contested primary elections on Tuesday. The vote will decide the candidates in November’s election.
Republicans gathered Friday for the SC GOP’s annual gala in a showing of solidarity following a bruising primary. The event featured conservative House Freedom Caucus Chairman U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows, R-NC.
S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster is among several governors running for re-election in November who saw modest drops in their approval ratings. A tough GOP primary could be one reason for the drop, expert says.
James Smith, the Democratic candidate for S.C. governor, said Friday he has hired Scott Hogan as campaign manager as the Columbia Democrat tries to upset Republican Gov. Henry McMaster in November’s general election.
U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman boasts a cash lead over Democratic challenger Archie Parnell in 5th District SC congressional race. Meanwhile, U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson has a huge money lead over his Democratic challenger.
James Smith took his campaign for S.C. governor to the Upstate on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Democrats there say they are eager to turn the conservative region into a more competitive playing field for progressives.
With Republicans preoccupied by a runoff for their party's nomination, Democratic state Rep. James Smith wasted little time in raising more money in his bid to become S.C. governor. Smith hopes to upset Gov. Henry McMaster in November.
SC Republican state lawmaker Katie Arrington spoke with reporters for the first time since she was severely injured in a car wreck last month. Arrington was a passenger in a car that was hit head-on by a wrong-way driver June 22.
South Carolina governor hopeful James Smith announced Thursday, July 5, 2018, that spokeswoman Alyssa Miller left the Columbia Democrat's campaign — roughly two weeks after the operation cut ties with its campaign manager, Mike McCauley.
Combined with $88,328 he raised in April 1-May 23 period before the June 12 primary, Joe Cunningham pulled in $353,353 in the year’s second, April 1-June 30 fundraising quarter. He spent $253,763 and he now has $318,937 cash on hand.
What will SC Republicans do to try to unite their party after a bitter gubernatorial primary and contentious runoff, including three candidates questioning the ethics of the GOP's nominee, all but calling Gov. Henry McMaster corrupt?
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster will face Democratic state Rep. James Smith — both of Columbia — in the November election for governor after the Republican won Tuesday's runoff against Greenville businessman John Warren.
Hardline, social conservative Lee Bright trailed state Sen. William Timmons in the Republican primary for Congress in the Upstate. The winner has a good chance of winning the Congressional seat held by Trey Gowdy in November. The district is heavily Republican..