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12:34 pm on Tuesday July 15, 2014

Thomas Ravenel will appear on 'Southern Charm' and run for U.S. Senate at the same time

Monday,  the former South Carolina treasurer, reality TV star and convicted felon Thomas Ravenel presented about 16,500 signatures from registered voters in his bid for U.S. Senate. The seat is currently held by Republican Lindsey Graham.  If the...
5:00 am on Tuesday March 15, 2011

Is a U.S. Senate run in the cards for Beaufort's Tom Davis?

Davis speaks last year at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park A political blog on The State's website wonders aloud if S.C. Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, might be considering a U.S. Senate run against Lindsey Graham. You can read The State blog here....
8:04 am on Friday October 22, 2010

Candidate forum features local council, education, and congressional candidates (update: forum report)

Flickr user theresasthompson Update October 22: As you might expect, the Gazette came out for the forum and has a nice report about what the candidates said. Worth pointing out that the image of Beaufort, N.C., is still on the Beaufort Black Chamber...
11:40 am on Monday September 6, 2010

Greenville teacher making symbolic write-in bid for Jim DeMint's Senate seat

Snoad for Senate Greg Snoad. Greg Snoad, a Greenville government, economics and history teacher, is making a write-in bid for the South Carolina U.S. Senate seat up in November. The reason? To offer a chance for voters to "cast a symbolic vote for...
11:39 am on Monday September 6, 2010

Greenville teacher making symbolic write-in bid for Jim DeMint's Senate seat

Image by Snoad for Senate Greg Snoad.Greg Snoad, a Greenville government, economics and history teacher, is making a write-in bid for the South Carolina U.S. Senate seat up in November. The reason? To offer a chance for voters to "cast a symbolic...
3:19 pm on Sunday July 18, 2010

Alvin Greene makes his first public speech (video)

With a main focus on jobs and education, U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene made his first public campaign speech before some 500 people at a NAACP event in Manning. NBC News 2 has a 7 minute video of the whole speech while The State has some early...
6:33 am on Tuesday August 5, 2008

Graham opponent's cash balance: $983

$983. That's how much money Democrat Bob Conley has in his fight to unseat U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, according to recent federal campaign filings. And then there's Conley's debt of $3,692, as well. Graham ConleyThe Associated Press first reported...
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