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Special Elections

State House of Representatives District 101 Special Election

November 4, 2014, or December 9, 2014 - Clarendon and Williamsburg Counties

Only one candidate filed for this office during this special filing period.  The office was filled in the 2014 General Election.  See the 2014 General Election for results.

 

A special filing period for State House of Representatives District 101 is being held pursuant to state law (7-11-55) after the withdrawal of the only candidate for the office in the 2014 General Election. 

 

If at the close of filing a party primary is not necessary (no more than one candidate files for each party), the election for State House of Representatives District 101 will be held at the November 4, 2014, General Election. 

If at the close of filing a party primary is necessary (multiple candidates file for a party), a primary will be held on October 28, 2014, to determine the party nominees.  Any necessary runoffs will be held on November 11, 2014.  If primaries are necessary, the office will not be filled on November 4, 2014, but will be filled in a Special Election to be held on December 9, 2014. 

State Senate District 32 Special Election

November 4, 2014 - Berkeley, Florence, Georgetown, Horry, and Williamsburg Counties

Democratic Primary Results 

Democratic Primary Runoff Results

This vacancy was filled in the 2014 General Election.  See the 2014 General Election results for results of this special election.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Noon, Friday, July 4 - Filing Period Opens

Noon, Monday, July 14 - Filing Period Closes.

August 2 - Voter Registration Deadline for Primary

September 2 - Primary

September 16 - Primary Runoff

October 4 - Voter Registration Deadline for Special Election

November 4 - Special Election (will appear on General Election ballot)

Candidate Filing Information

County voter registration and elections offices will not be open on July 4. Candidates can begin filing when offices open on Monday morning.

U.S. House of Representatives District 1 Special Election

Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester Counties

Special Election Results - May 7, 2013

Republican Primary Runoff Results - April 2, 2013

Republican Primary Recount Results - March 22, 2013 

Republican & Democratic Primary Results - March 19, 2013

Candidates:

Mark Sanford, Republican

Elizabeth Colbert Busch, Democratic

Elizabeth Colbert Busch, Working Families

Eugene Platt, Green

Press Releases:

May 6, 2013 - Photo ID - What U.S. House District 1 Voters Need to Know

State Senate District 41 Special Republican Primary Runoff

October 2, 2012 - Charleston County

OFFICIAL RESULTS

Candidate Charleston Dorchester TOTAL Percent
Walter Hundley 708  19 727 29.0%
Paul Thurmond WINNER  1,609 174 1,783  71.0%

 

Special Republican Primary

The State Senate District 41 Special Republican Primary and Runoff was held to replace the Republican Party's former nominee, Paul Thurmond.   The candidate selected through this process will appear on ballots in the November 6, 2012, General Election as the Republican nominee for State Senate District 41.

State Senate District 41 Special Republican Primary

September 18, 2012 - Charleston County

OFFICIAL RESULTS

Candidate Charleston Dorchester TOTAL Percent
Wally Burbage 663  60 725  20.0%
Walter Hundley RUNOFF 1,309  37 1,352 37.3%
Paul Thurmond RUNOFF  1,376 168 1,549  42.7%

 

Special Republican Primary Runoff

The State Senate District 41 Special Republican Primary was held to replace the Republican Party's former nominee, Paul Thurmond.   The candidate selected through this process will appear on ballots in the November 6, 2012, General Election as the Republican nominee for State Senate District 41.