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June 17, 2024

Primaries Certified, Runoffs Set for June 25

Primaries Certified, Runoffs Set for June 25 COLUMBIA, SC (June 14, 2024) – The results of the June 11 Statewide Primaries have been certified, and the S.C. State […]

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June 11, 2024

Hand-Count Audit Notice for June Primary

On Tuesday, June 11, 2024, the June Primary was held, impacting all 46 counties. The following is a list of the randomly selected early voting centers, precincts, […]

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June 6, 2024

Final Reminders for Voting in the June Primaries

COLUMBIA, SC (June 6, 2024) – With the early voting period for the June Primaries winding down, the S.C. State Election Commission (SEC) wants to highlight essential […]

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May 23, 2024

Cast Your Ballot Ahead of Time for the June Primaries

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 23, 2024) – As the S.C. State Election Commission (SEC) gears up for the upcoming June Primaries, they are encouraging registered voters to jumpstart […]

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May 17, 2024

Law Enforcement Findings Support S.C. Election Integrity

COLUMBIA, SC (May 17, 2024) – The State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) released a report this week that confirms non-U.S. citizens are not being registered to vote […]

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May 7, 2024

Don’t Miss Out: Register Now for June Primaries

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 8, 2024) – The State Election Commission (SEC) is reminding voters to make sure they are registered to vote in the upcoming Statewide Primaries […]

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May 2, 2024

June Statewide Primaries and Runoffs are Just Around the Corner

COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 2, 2024) –As South Carolina prepares for the 2024 June Primaries and Runoffs, the State Election Commission wants to highlight some essential dates and […]

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April 30, 2024

Statement from SEC on Addressing Recent Concerns Over Non-U.S. Citizens Registering to Vote in South Carolina

Not on Our Watch COLUMBIA, SC (April 30, 2024) – The South Carolina State Election Commission (SEC) has received several questions and concerns about non-U.S. citizens registering […]

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April 2, 2024

Hand Count Audit Notice for House District 109 Special Election

April 2, 2024 On April 2, 2024, one state-level election was held: House District 109 Special Election. This election impacted voters in 11 Charleston County precincts and […]

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March 15, 2024

Candidate Filing Period Opens Saturday, March 16

COLUMBIA, SC (March 15, 2024) – The 2024 candidate filing period opens noon, Saturday, March 16, and closes noon, Monday, April 1. Any candidate seeking a political […]

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