Press Releases

February 3, 2016 - Absentee Voting Underway for Presidential Primaries

January 26, 2016 - Register by Wednesday to be Eligible for Democratic PPP

January 19, 2016 - Voter Registration Deadlines for PPP Fast Approaching

October 14, 2015 - SEC Moving to 1122 Lady Street

September 18, 2015 - National Voter Registration Day is September 22

October 28, 2014 - SEC Reminds Voters of Absentee Deadlines

October 9, 2014 - Absentee Voting Underway for General Election

September 30, 2014 - October 4 Voter Registration Deadline Approaches

September 18, 2014 - National Voter Registration Day is September 23

May 29, 2014 - Absentee Deadlines Fast Approaching

May 23, 2014 - Absentee Voting for June Primaries Underway

May 5, 2014 - May 10 Voter Registration Deadline Approaches

April 30, 2014 - May is Voter Education Month

March 17, 2014 - 2014 Candidate Filing Period Opens

October 29, 2013 - New Photo ID Requirements - What Voters in November 5th Elections Need to Know

May 6, 2013 - Photo ID - What U.S. House District 1 Voters Need to Know

March 13, 2013 - Photo ID (US House 1)

March 12, 2013 - Absentee Deadlines (US House 1)

November 6, 2012 - SEC Expects Turnout to Approach Record

October 31, 2012 - Absentee Deadlines Fast Approaching

October 3, 2012 - Thousands Register Online as October 6 Deadline Approaches

October 2, 2012 - South Carolina Launches Online Voter Registration System

September 6, 2012 - September is Voter Education Month

June 22, 2012 - Democratic Runoff Tuesday in Seventh Congressional District

May 31, 2012 - Deadlines Approach for Absentee Voting

May 17, 2012 - Primary Ballots Set, Candidates May Not Be Added

May 2, 2012 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primaries Approaches

February 23, 2012 - SEC Releases Findings on "Dead Voters" Investigation

January 25, 2012 - SEC Executive Director Testifies on "Dead Voters" Claim

January 21, 2012 - Turnout Reports Vary Across South Carolina

December 23, 2011 - New Photo ID Requirements Blocked by DOJ, Rules for Voting Do Not Change

December 19, 2011 - December 21st Voter Registration Deadline Approaches

November 2, 2010 - Reports Indicate Heavy Voter Turnout Across South Carolina

November 2, 2010 - Election Day Voting Underway, Many Precincts Report Heavy Turnout

October 28, 2010 - General Election FAQs

October 27, 2010 - Only Days Left to Vote Absentee

October 20, 2010 - Absentee Voting Deadlines Approach

September 24, 2010 - October 2nd Voter Registration Deadline Approaches

August 30, 2010 - September is Voter Education Month

June 25, 2010- SEC Orders Recount for Republican U.S. House District 6 Runoff

June 22, 2010 - Reports Indicate Light Turnout in Most Areas

June 15, 2010 - Statement Regarding June 22nd Primary Runoffs

June 14, 2010 - Time is Short to Vote Absentee in Runoffs

June 8, 2010 - Early Reports Indicate Moderate Turnout

June 4, 2010 - 2010 Primary FAQs

June 2, 2010 -  Only Days Left to Vote Absentee in Primaries

May 20, 2010 - Deadline Approaches for Absentee Voting in Primaries

May 3, 2010 - May 8th Voter Registration Deadline Approaches

April 8, 2010 - Voters Encouraged to Register, Update Information Prior to Primaries

March 17, 2010 - Voter Registration Underway for Some 17-Year-Olds