Decision 2020

Presidential candidate Joe Biden hosts Black Economic Summit in Charlotte

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden arrived in Charlotte Wednesday afternoon to host a Black Economic Summit.

  Horry County voting officials prep for November election

Trump campaign hosting fireside chat with Ivanka Trump in Wilmington on Monday

Sen. Graham, challenger Harrison to debate three times in October

Applications for absentee ballots in Horry County already at 18,000, election officials say

EXCLUSIVE: Harrison reacts to criticism, discusses rural agenda, and attacks Graham for not wearing a mask

Franklin Graham gives prayer at 2020 Republican National Convention

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Horry County to open three more absentee voting locations

  Horry County Democratic Party urging voters to contact state lawmakers to ensure safe, fair election

Politics Explained: How to vote by mail in SC

President Trump to come to Charlotte on Monday

Case Brittain wins Republican nomination in S.C. House District 107 race

  Horry County GOP, Democratic parties gear up for big changes at upcoming party conventions

Top state lawmakers want a presidential debate in N.C.

House Speaker Tim Moore and Senate leader Phil Berger are pushing for a fourth debate to be held in North Carolina.

New poll shows Graham, Harrison in tie for Senate seat

A Quinnipiac University Poll released Thursday shows South Carolina’s Senate race between Republican incumbent Lindsey Graham and former South Carolina Democratic Party Chair Jaime Harrison in a tie.

Horry County looks to make absentee voting more convenient

State election officials have asked the county to designate two to three additional sites for voting absentee in person.

S.C. Election Commission requests changes to voting process for November elections

The South Carolina Election Commission has written a letter to state lawmakers calling for them to create legislation that will help the voting process on Election Day in November.

  Rankin wins runoff election for District 33 state senate seat, according to unofficial results

  Ervin wins runoff for Democratic nomination in Florence mayoral race

  Runoff election to decide District 33 state senate race, other contests

  Horry County elections officials address concerns in delayed mail-in ballots

  Horry County GOP rejects candidates protest of June primary results

  ‘Some people got wrong ballots’: 4 candidates in Horry County protest GOP primary results

RNC announces Jacksonville, Fla. as host to celebratory part of 2020 convention, City of Charlotte responds

President Donald Trump will officially celebrate his acceptance of the Republican Party’s presidential nomination in Jacksonville, Florida at the 2020 Republican National Convention.

  ‘It’s still overwhelming’: Hudson talks about victory in Darlington Co. sheriff primary race

Former Hartsville Police Chief James Hudson Jr. is one step closer to the Darlington County Sheriff’s Office after defeating current Sheriff Tony Chavis in the Democratic primary.

Rankin, Gallman head to GOP runoff for S.C. Senate District 33 after all precincts report in

Rankin has served District 33 since 1993.

Watson to challenge Rice in November for 7th Congressional seat

The challenger will face incumbent Tom Rice in the November general election.

  Runoff to be held for Democratic nomination in Florence mayoral race

A runoff will be held to determine who will take the Democratic ticket in the Florence mayoral race.

  Graham defeats three GOP challengers for U.S. Senate seat, will face Harrison in November

Lindsey Graham successfully defeated three Republican challengers vying for his U.S. Senate seat.

  Unofficial results: Joye, Yarborough to face off in November in Florence County sheriff’s race

The Republican and Democratic hopefuls will run in November to determine Florence County's next sheriff.

  Decision 2020: Many choose to vote absentee for the primary due to COVID-19

Voters across the Grand Strand, the Pee Dee and across South Carolina casted their ballots in a number of primary races to determine who will face off in November’s general election.

  Election officials gear up for S.C. primary during virus outbreak

Tuesday’s primary elections in South Carolina will not only show how we adapt to voting in a pandemic, but it will also show whether election officials are able to handle the changes to keep everyone safe.

  People flock to the polls for early voting in Florence County

All day Monday, voters packed the parking lot and waited in line at the Florence County Voter Registration and Election Office.

  Horry County election officials expect to set record for mailed absentee ballots

The state of South Carolina is expected to set a record next week, for the most mailed in absentee ballots for a primary election in state history.

  Decision 2020: Darlington sheriff, former Hartsville police chief face off in Democratic primary

Primary elections are only a week away, so the democratic candidates for the Darlington County Sheriff’s Office are out campaigning across the county as election day nears.

  Decision 2020: 3 Democratic candidates face off in primary to become the next Florence mayor

For the first time since 2008, Florence will have a new mayor.

  Decision 2020: Three Democratic candidates vie for Rep. Tom Rice’s U.S. House seat

There are three Democratic candidates for South Carolina’s 7th Congressional District on the ballot for the June 9th Primary: Robert Williams, Melissa Watson and William ‘Cowboy’ Williams.

  Decision 2020: Lindsey Graham faces three primary challengers for his U.S. Senate seat

Lindsey Graham has three Republican challengers hoping to block his re-election to the U.S. Senate on June 9.

  Decision 2020: Candidates face off in hotly contested race for the Florence Co. Sheriff’s Office

Four candidates are vying for the chance to serve as the next sheriff of Florence County.

  Decision 2020: Longtime incumbent Rankin sees two new challengers for District 33 Senate seat

Three Republican candidates are vying for the District 33 state Senate seat in the June 9 primaries.

  Decision 2020: Clemmons, Brittain face off in S.C. House District 107 race

For the first time in more than a decade, South Carolina State House District 107 Representative Alan Clemmons is facing opposition for re-election.

  Decision 2020: Robertson, Hardee go head-to-head in the South Carolina House District 105 race

Steve Robertson, a recently retired newspaper owner, is challenging four term incumbent Kevin Hardee for the South Carolina House of Representatives District 105 seat.

  Decision 2020: Crawford, Epps vying for District 68 seat in S.C. House

Two candidates are vying for the District 68 seat in the South Carolina House of Representatives in the June 9 primary.

  N.C. Gov. Cooper responds to Trump RNC tweet: Pandemic response can not be political

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has responded to tweets from President Donald Trump threatening to pull the Republican National Convention (RNC) from Charlotte if the state cannot guarantee full attendance at the convention.

SC likely to set record for mailed absentee ballots

South Carolina’s decision to allow absentee voting by mail for anyone in next month’s primaries because of the coronavirus could mean a long night waiting for results.

Sen. Lindsey Graham shares plans to expand PPE production in US

Graham said he expects to get bipartisan support in the Senate for his legislation.

  All S.C. voters allowed to vote absentee in June primaries, area election offices prepare for in-person voting

Every voter in South Carolina is now qualified to vote absentee in the June primaries and runoffs, according to the S.C. Election Commission.

  New bill says voters who choose to vote from home during pandemic should be able to

Some lawmakers will be pushing for changes to our state’s absentee process when they return to session, Tuesday, May 12. A bill being introduced in the House says there should be some adjustments made to protect voters amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.