U.S. House of Representatives District 5

Posted on: Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:42 By: amahoney

June 20, 2017 - Cherokee, Chester, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lee, Newberry, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union and York Counties

Important Dates & Deadlines

Noon, Friday, March 3 - Filing Opens

Noon, Monday, March 13 - Filing Closes

Click Here for Candidate Tracking - Get candidate names and information (available after filing opens).

April 2 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary

May 2 - Primary

May 16 - Primary Runoff 

State House of Representatives District 48 Special Election

Posted on: Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:30 By: amahoney

June 20, 2017 - York County

Important Dates & Deadlines

Noon, Friday, March 3 - Filing Opens

Noon, Monday, March 13 - Filing Closes

Click Here for Candidate Tracking - Get candidate names and information (available after filing opens).

April 2 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary

May 2 - Primary

May 16 - Primary Runoff 

May 21 - Voter Registration Deadline for Special Election

June 20 - Special Election

State House of Representatives District 70 Special Election

Posted on: Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:29 By: amahoney

June 20, 2017 - Richland and Sumter Counties

Important Dates & Deadlines

Noon, Friday, March 3 - Filing Opens

Noon, Monday, March 13 - Filing Closes

Click Here for Candidate Tracking - Get candidate names and information (available after filing opens).

April 2 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary

May 2 - Primary

State Senate District 3 Special Election

Posted on: Wed, 01/25/2017 - 13:23 By: cwhitmire

May 30, 2017 - Anderson County

Important Dates & Deadlines

Noon, Friday, February 10 - Filing Opens

Noon, Tuesday, February 21 - Filing Closes

Click Here for Candidate Tracking - Get candidate names and information (available after filing opens).

March 12 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary

April 11 - Primary

April 25 - Primary Runoff 

April 30 - Voter Registration Deadline for Special Election

State House of Representatives District 84 Special Election

Posted on: Tue, 01/24/2017 - 16:08 By: cwhitmire

May 30, 2017 - Aiken County

Important Dates & Deadlines

Noon, Friday, February 10 - Filing Opens

Noon, Tuesday, February 21 - Filing Closes

Click Here for Candidate Tracking - Get candidate names and information (available after filing opens).

March 12 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary

April 11 - Primary

April 25 - Primary Runoff 

April 30 - Voter Registration Deadline for Special Election

Time is Running Short for Absentee by Mail Voters

Posted on: Wed, 10/26/2016 - 15:27 By: cwhitmire

Absentee Voting Up more than 20% over 2012

COLUMBIA, SC (October 26, 2016) - The S.C. State Election Commission wants to make sure voters who need to vote absentee by mail return their applications as soon as possible to ensure they are able to return their ballots prior to the election day deadline. 

According to the U.S. Postal Service, the transit time for first class mail is a minimum of two days and can be as many as five days.  Voters should be aware of these transit times when voting absentee by mail.

Counties Open Satellite Absentee Offices, Open Additional Hours

Posted on: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 17:52 By: cwhitmire

COLUMBIA, S.C. (October 21, 2016) - County voter registration and election offices throughout the state will be open additional hours for in-person absentee voting, and some counties are opening satellite offices to give absentee voters more in-person absentee voting options leading up to the 2016 General Election.

Statewide In-Person Absentee Hours and Locations

Deadline to Mail Voter Registration Applications is Tuesday, October 11

Posted on: Mon, 10/10/2016 - 13:24 By: cwhitmire

COLUMBIA, S.C. (October 10, 2016) - The S.C. State Election Commission wants to remind voters that they still have one last opportunity to get registered to vote before the 2016 General Election.  Anyone who mails their voter registration application by Tuesday, October 11, and is otherwise qualified, will be eligible to vote on November 8.

While there is still an opportunity to register to vote by mail, deadlines have passed to register online, by fax or email, and in-person.

Anyone who still needs to register should:

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