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Deadline to Register for Democratic Presidential Primary is January 4

COLUMBIA, S.C. (January 2, 2024) – The State Election Commission is reminding voters that the registration deadline for the Democratic Presidential Primary is right around the corner. Voters must register by Thursday, January 4 to be eligible to vote in the Primary. The deadline for the Republican Presidential Primary is on Thursday, January 25.

There are several ways to register:

Already registered? Check your registration at today to make sure your address is up to date:

  • If you have moved from one county to another, you must register in your new county by the deadline to be eligible to vote.
  • If you've moved within your county or changed your name recently, update your information prior to election day to help ensure a smoother voting process.

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