State Senate District 45 Special Election
October 20, 2015 - Allendale, Beaufort, Charleston, Colleton, Hampton and Jasper Counties
|Margie Bright Matthews, Democratic WINNER||212||878||922||1,186||1,113||1,452||5,763||88.5%|
|Al Fernandez, Republican||24||89||76||68||73||420||750||11.5%|
Important Dates & Deadlines
Noon, Friday, July 3 - Filing Opens
Noon, Monday, July 13 - Filing Closes
Click Here for Candidate Tracking - Get candidate names and filing information.
August 1 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary
September 1 - Primary (if necessary)
September 15 - Primary Runoff (if necessary)
September 19 - Voter Registration Deadline for Special Election
October 20 - Special Election
Candidate Filing Information
- Candidates file at the county voter registration and election office in their county of residence. Click here for office addresses and phone numbers.
- The filing fee for this office is $208.00. The filing fee is paid by Democratic and Republican party candidates only. Filing fees can be made by check or money order. Filing fee checks should be made out to the appropriate State party.
- Download the Statement of Intention of Candidacy form here.
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