SC House to meet this week to organize, not pass bills

The House plans to meet Tuesday and Wednesday to get ready for the 124th session of the General Assembly.

Officials: Hand tally of presidential race finds new ballots in one county

Campaign photographer for President Trump running for Myrtle Beach mayor

Longtime leader of Horry County Republican Party dies

S.C. Republican lawmakers show support for election fraud investigation

Thousands of mail-in ballots thrown out in South Carolina

Thom Tillis wins reelection to U.S. Senate in North Carolina, Cunningham concedes

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  New S.C. law simplifies business license tax, helps businesses expand across state

S.C. Republicans call for legislation to ‘address irregularities in federal elections’

Horry County voters get creative with write-in candidates

  Media outlets projecting election outcome is nothing new, FMU professor says

  Gov. McMaster: ‘No reason to change’ S.C. absentee voting system

Ga. Secretary of State responds to calls for his resignation

  Representative-elect Nancy Mace discusses goals for Congress

Mace, the first woman to graduate from The Citadel, is also now the first Republican woman elected as a member of South Carolina’s Congressional delegation.

WATCH: Ga. Sec. of State to hold news conference regarding election

Georgia Sec. of State Brad Raffensperger is set to hold a news conference at the capitol in Atlanta on Monday regarding the state’s election results.

‘Trump should concede’: SC lawmakers disagree on next steps after election projection

In a statement released on Saturday, Graham vowed to follow up on an affidavit from a Pennsylvania postal worker who alleged some officials in the state committed voter fraud.

SCGOP: ‘The election is not over’

The South Carolina Republican Party released a statement on the state of the presidential race in response to Joe Biden being declared President-elect.

AP: Joe Biden elected President of the United States

SC voters react to Biden securing votes to win Presidency

Sen. Graham vows to follow-up on affidavit from Penn. postal worker alleging election fraud

  CCU political scientist fact-checks misinformation about counting absentee votes

Presidential race in North Carolina still up for grabs, and may not be officially decided for a week

Rep.-Elect Mace: ‘I’m deeply humbled' by victory in U.S. House race

  Graham supports president’s election challenges but calls for specific examples of irregularities

Senator Lindsey Graham said Friday he supports President Donald Trump’s challenging of election results, but he also said he wants Trump to provide specific examples of voter fraud.

  Florence County Sheriff-Elect focused on finishing coaching career on a high note

Florence County Sheriff-Elect TJ Joye scored a big victory election night and soon he’ll tackle crime as sheriff.

  Romney: Trump’s election fraud claim wrong, ‘reckless’

Trump, who has complained for weeks about mail-in ballots, escalated his allegations late Thursday, saying at the White House that the ballot-counting process is unfair and corrupt.

Gov. Henry McMaster voices support for Trump vote-counting efforts

Governor Henry McMaster’s Office has released a statement expressing support for President Donald Trump’s right to monitor legal and fraudulent ballots.

N.C. first lady apologizes for comment on Trump supporters

North Carolina’s first lady has apologized after a screenshot of her saying she “flipped off” supporters of President Donald Trump during a rally in the state was circulated on social media.

Graham donates $500K to Trump legal defense over voting counts

Sen. Lindsey Graham, who just won reelection in Tuesday’s election, said he is donating a half-million dollars to President Donald Trump’s legal defense fund.

AP VoteCast: North Carolina voters sour on state of nation

Voters in North Carolina made their pick for president while holding negative views about the country’s direction, according to an expansive AP survey of the American electorate.

South Carolina, Horry County see rise in voter turnout during 2020 election

The South Carolina Elections Commission officially has all 46 counties reporting 100% of their election results.

Networks cut away from President Trump’s White House address

ABC, CBS and NBC all cut away from President Donald Trump’s White House address Thursday, where he was stating that the election was being stolen from him.

NC State Board of Elections releases provisional ballot numbers for 2020 General Election

The North Carolina State Board of Elections on Thursday released a county-by-county breakdown of provisional ballots cast by voters on Election Day.

Georgia judge dismisses lawsuit by Trump campaign

Georgia judge dismisses lawsuit by Trump campaign that asked to ensure state laws were followed on absentee ballots.

Police seek man who returned to Charlotte polling site after being arrested, released from jail

Police say the 36-year-old “continued to loiter in the PVA of the voting site” after casting his vote and was possibly intimidating other voters.

South Carolina remains red as neighboring states shift slightly

Despite a shift in our neighbors to the south and north, South Carolina remained red, posting Republican victories in many key races.

  As North Carolina hangs in the balance, Election Day runs smoothly in one county

While votes continued to be tallied in parts of North Carolina, everything ran smoothly in Scotland County on election night.

  South Carolina GOP claims victory; Dems recalibrating while undergoing voter protection effort

It’s been a historical election, and one that South Carolina GOP's Chair says answers any questions about the party’s base in the state.

Decision 2020 live blog: Results from race for the White House

Live updates throughout election night on Nov. 3, 2020.

The importance of the Black Vote in Election 2020

Pew Research shows the number of Black voters who were eligible to vote in Election 2020 was 30 million people. That is a record high. Locally there are about 1.5 million Black voters in North Carolina

SCGOP celebrates Tuesday night’s election results

The South Carolina Republican Party will hold a press conference Wednesday afternoon to celebrate and react to the party’s wins on election night.

  South Carolina county-by-county results for presidential, U.S. Senate race

While it could be days before the winner of the presidential election is officially declared, other key state races were called late Tuesday night.

WHAT IF: Map each candidate’s road to 270 electoral votes

As races in many battleground states remain too close to call, the presidential election is up in the air.

Cunningham says he will not concede election until every ballot counted

Joe Cunningham’s office has released a statement saying he will not cede the election to challenger Nancy Mace until all ballots are counted.

  Nancy Mace wins U.S. House race beating Joe Cunningham

Republican Nancy Mace has won the U.S. House 1st Congressional District race beating incumbent Rep. Joe Cunningham.

Mark Robinson wins race for lieutenant governor of North Carolina, AP reports

Political newcomer Republican Mark Robinson won the race for lieutenant governor of North Carolina, according to the Associated Press. He will be the state’s first ever African-American lieutenant governor.

  Graham declared winner in S.C. Senate race over Harrison, according to AP

Sen. Lindsay Graham has defeated Democratic challenger Jaime Harrison in South Carolina’s highly contested U.S. Senate race.

Joye defeats Yarborough in race to be new Florence County sheriff

Florence County voters have picked their next sheriff.

Democrat Ervin defeats Republican hopeful Braddock to be Florence’s new mayor

The city of Florence has elected its first new mayor in over a decade.

  Congressman Rice wins re-election in U.S. House District 7 race, AP reports

This is according to unofficial results.

  Line of cars continues to drop off ballots at Horry County elections office

More than 100 million Americans cast early ballots this election cycle, doubling the total who did so in 2016.

'A real inspiration’: Oldest living Marine casts ballot in Kannapolis, shares voting memories at 107 years old

Sgt. Dot Cole was 7 years old when women were legally permitted to cast their ballots, exactly 100 years ago, in 1920.

Insert face up or face down? Officials say ballots placed in scanner will be counted either way

According to the South Carolina Elections Commission, inserting your ballot into the scanner either way is acceptable.

Decision 2020: What to know for Election Day

The United States and South Carolina saw record numbers of residents cast their ballots ahead of Nov. 3.

Reinstated witness requirement cause more than 2,500 ballots to be tossed in South Carolina

State Election Commission spokesman Chris Whitmire reported this information to NBC News Monday evening.

  State election commission supports early voting for future elections

This is the first year that many of those people have been able to vote in person ahead of Election Day in South Carolina.

Graham, Harrison make final pitch to voters as Senate race comes to an end

In the final hours of the race that’s been called one of the most competitive, statewide races in South Carolina history, Harrison framed the race as a chance for voters to usher in a “new South.”

  Florence County GOP chair condemns vandalism at party office, calls for constructive campaigning

The Florence County Republican Party campaign headquarters was reportedly vandalized over the weekend.

Trump campaigns in Fayetteville less than 24 hours before polls open for Presidential Election

President Trump is speaking at a campaign rally in Fayetteville, NC Monday, a day before Election Day and less than 24 hours after holding a rally in Hickory, NC.

  Legal armies ready if cloudy election outcome heads to court

Both sides say they’re ready, with thousands of lawyers on standby to march into court to make sure ballots get counted, or excluded.

  Last day for absentee in-person voting before Election Day is Monday

Monday is the last day to vote absentee in-person before the 2020 general election Tuesday.

  Horry County election officials allowed to open, but not count, mail-in ballots before Election Day

Typically, no part of the mail-in ballots are allowed to be opened before Election Day, but exceptions were made this year.

When do experts expect to call a winner in South Carolina? It depends

According to SC Elections Commission spokesman Chris Whitmire, because of the surge in absentee voting, there will be a lot of data to report when polls close.

First Lady Melania Trump campaigns for husband in Huntersville

Melania Trump was in Huntersville to speak at a “Make America Great Again" event.

  Horry County election officials conduct test of ballot scanner

As people lined up to vote early, staff did a test to make sure those votes are counted correctly.

NFL Hall of Famer Brett Favre endorses Donald Trump for president

NFL Hall of Famer and Mississippi native Brett Favre endorsed President Donald Trump for re-election.

  ‘They’re the backbone.’ Nearly 1,000 Horry County poll workers adjusting to pandemic restrictions at the polls

The coronavirus pandemic is not only impacting voters, but also those who are helping to protect residents' votes.

New Orleans rapper Lil Wayne meets with Trump, gives endorsement of ‘Platinum Plan’

New Orleans-born rapper Lil Wayne has given his approval of President Trump’s “Platinum Plan.”

  DECISION 2020: Florence County residents to elect new sheriff following former sheriff’s arrest, conviction

Democratic candidate Darrin Yarborough takes on Republican candidate T.J. Joye for a chance to become the next sheriff of Florence County.

  DECISION 2020: U.S. Senate candidates talk vision for South Carolina as race tightens

The race for South Carolina’s U.S. Senate seat between long-time Senator Lindsey Graham and his Democratic challenger Jaime Harrison has gained national attention.

  Process of counting mail-in versus in-person absentee ballots

Although roughly 80,000 absentee ballots have been returned so far in Horry County, they won’t be totaled until Election Day.

AP Explains: Trump pushes questions about Joe Biden’s son

Looking to undermine Democratic rival Joe Biden, President Donald Trump’s campaign is pushing a familiar line of attack: unverified allegations about Biden’s son and his foreign business ties.

Supreme Court leaves NC absentee ballot deadline at Nov. 12

The Supreme Court will allow absentee ballots in North Carolina to be received and counted up to 9 days after Election Day.

S.C. surpasses 1 million absentee votes ahead of November election

More than one million South Carolina voters have cast an absentee ballot ahead of the Nov. 3 general election, state voting officials said.

  How to track your ballot as Election Day approaches

Nearly 70 million Americans have already cast their ballot for the 2020 general election.

Georgetown County reports over 10,000 people vote absentee ahead of Election Day

Georgetown County has provided details on how many people have already voted in the general election, with a week left to go.

President Trump’s campaign website was briefly ‘defaced,’ campaign spokesperson says

Trump campaign spokesperson Tim Murtaugh says the campaign is working with law enforcement authorities to investigate the source of what it called an “attack.”

  DECISION 2020: For the first time since 2008, voters will elect a new mayor in Florence

A Florence city councilwoman and a political newcomer are facing off in the general election to fill the seat of outgoing Mayor Stephen Wukela.

Oprah to host SC virtual town hall as part of voting initiative on Thursday

On Thursday, Oprah will hold a virtual town hall for South Carolina at 8 p.m.

Federal judge rules SC ballots cannot be rejected for mismatched signatures

The ruling also requires that all ballots that were previously rejected for signature-related issues be reviewed and re-processed by the state.

South Carolina leaders react to Barrett’s confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court

The U.S. Senate confirmed Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court, just a little after 8 p.m. Monday.