October 16, 2007 - Charleston & Dorchester Counties
|Jenny Horne RUNOFF||13||595||608||25.5%|
|Heyward Hutson RUNOFF||7||991||998||41.8%|
|Sherry Shealy Martschink||13||315||328||13.7%|
October 2, 2007 - Aiken, Edgefield, McCormick, & Saluda Counties
Approximately 400,000 voter registration confirmation postcards have been sent to those voters whose voter registrations appear to have become inactive. Any registered voter who has not voted in any election since the November 2002 General Election has been sent one of these confirmation postcards. The purpose of the mailing is to help maintain the state voter registration list by keeping it accurate and up-to-date. This confirmation mailing is required by the National Voter Registration Act of 1993.
Those voters who receive the postcard should respond using the postage paid postcard included in the mailing. The voter may choose three responses:
September 18, 2007 - Aiken, Edgefield, McCormick, & Saluda Counties
|Bill Hixon RUNOFF||523||806||199||84||1,612||30.4%|
|Shane Massey RUNOFF||522||1,012||286||153||1,973||37.3%|
|Susan J. Swanson||224||77||43||5||349||6.6%|
September 18, 2007 - Beaufort County
|Shannon Erickson WINNER||2,314||54.8%|
September 4, 2007 - Beaufort County
|Randy Bates RUNOFF||1,460||36.7%|
|Shannon Erickson RUNOFF||1,666||41.8%|
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Columbia, SC (August 31, 2007) - Registration is underway for those who will turn 18-years-old on or before the November 4, 2008 General Election. Those who register will be eligible to participate in the November General Election, the State Primaries in June, and the Presidential Primaries in January. Those 17-year-olds who register are eligible to participate in only the January and June primaries until they turn 18.
Cynthia M. Bensch has been appointed to the State Election Commission.
Current members are:
John H. Hudgens, III, Chairman
Cynthia M. Bensch
Tracey C. Green
Pamella B. Pinson
Edward K. Pritchard, Jr.