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State House of Representatives District 120 Special Filing & Primary

August 28, 2018 - Beaufort and Jasper Counties

This special filing period and special primary are being held pursuant to S.C. Code of Laws Section 7-11-55 after the withdrawal of the Democratic Party nominee for State House of Representatives District 120.  Because this candidate had opposition in the General Election, this special filing period is open to only Democratic Party candidates.  The nominee resulting from this special filing and primary will be a candidate on the November 8, 2016 General Election ballot.


Ryan Martz, Democratic (Filed to replace former Democratic nominee)

Other candidates previously filed:

Weston Newton, Republican

Important Dates & Deadlines

July 29 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary

Noon, August 7 - Filing Opens

Noon, August 14 - Filing Closes

August 28 - Primary (if necessary)

September 11 - Primary Runoff (if necessary)

November 8 - General Election

Candidate Filing Information

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