SEC Certifies Results of Primaries; Calls for Recounts, Runoffs

Posted on: Wed, 07/26/2006 - 15:09 By: jdebney

COLUMBIA, SC—The State Election Commission met at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 17, 2006, as the State Board of Canvassers to certify the results of the June 13, 2006 Republican and Democratic Primaries. Official primary results can be found here.

 

Recounts have been ordered for Monday, June 19, 2006, at 9:00 a.m. for the following offices:

Recount

Republican

Office

Candidates

Counties Involved

House District 37

Ralph Davenport

Steve Parker

Spartanburg

Democrat

Office

Candidates

Counties Involved

House District 49

John R. King

Bessie Moody-Lawrence

York

Recounts will be conducted in each respective county election commission office. The State Election Commission will meet on Monday, June 19, 2006 at 4:00 p.m. via conference call at 2221 Devine Street, Suite 105, Columbia, SC, to certify recount results.

The State Election Commission also ordered runoffs for the following offices to be conducted on June 27, 2006. The State Election Commission will certify runoff results on Saturday, July 1, 2006.

Runoff

Republican

Office

Candidates

Counties Involved

Lieutenant Governor

Andre Bauer

Mike Campbell

All

State Treasurer

Thomas Ravenel

Jeff Willis

All

House District 96

Ken Clark

Kit Spires

Aiken

Lexington

House District 119

Greg Hart

Suzanne R. Piper

Charleston

Democrat

Office

Candidates

Counties Involved

U.S. House of Representatives District 1

Ben Frasier

Randy Maatta

Berkeley

Charleston

Dorchester

Georgetown

Horry

House District 62

Garbriella Dottie Mack-White

Robert Williams

Darlington

Florence

Please note voters may not vote in a political party’s runoff if they voted in another political party’s primary. However, voters who did not vote in either politicial party’s primary may vote in either politicial party’s runoff.