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.
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?
Twenty-six-year-old political newcomer Kambrell Garvin, 26, on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, claimed the Democratic nomination for the House District 77 seat, unseating decadelong incumbent House Rep. Joe McEachern.
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.
Nine minutes into his stump speech for Gov. Henry McMaster, President Donald Trump told a raucous crowd that critics would call it a “humiliating” defeat for him if McMaster loses in the GOP governor’s race runoff Tuesday. “So please, get your asses out tomorrow."
John Warren was virtually unknown in February but emerged as the GOP's dark-horse candidate for S.C. governor. While unsuccessful in his bid to unseat Gov. Henry McMaster, Warren's future in SC politics looks bright, experts say.
President Trump's campaign stop Monday for Gov. Henry McMaster, who faces Greenville businessman John Warren in a runoff Tuesday, drew more than 100 protestors. Said one: 'I want to stand here and say, "No. No more." '
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.
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..