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SOUTH CAROLINA

Your complete directory of South Carolina candidates for Governor, United State Senator and Congress in the current election cycle ... state political parties ... the official state election office ... and state news sources.

Lindsey Graham

CANDIDATE DIRECTORY LEGEND:
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
= Election Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)

Filing Deadline (Major Parties): March 30, 2014
Filing Deadline (Independents): July 16, 2014
Filing Deadline (Other Parties): August 2014
Primary: June 10, 2014
Primary Runoff: June 24, 2014

This page was last updated on April 13, 2014


STATE CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS:

GOVERNOR:
Nikki Haley (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Vincent Sheheen (D) - State Sen., Ex-State Rep., Attorney & '10 Nominee
Steve French (Libertarian) - Fryer Oil Recycling Business Owner
Morgan Reeves (United Citizens) - Land Clearing Contractor, Pastor, Ex-Pro Football Player & '10 Nominee

André Bauer (Independent) - Ex-Lt. Governor, Ex-State Sen., Ex-State Rep., '10 Candidate & '12 US Rep. Candidate

Tom Ervin (Independent) - Ex-Circuit Judge, Attorney, Radio Station Owner & '05 State Rep. Candidate

Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2014.

Jim Hodges

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR:
[ Glenn McConnell (R)* - Retiring in 2014. ]
Mike Campbell (R) - Business Consultant, Son of Ex-Gov. Carroll Campbell & '06 Candidate
Pat McKinney (R) - Businessman, Ex-State Education Board Member & Ex-State Port Authority Member

Henry McMaster (R) - Ex-Attorney General, Ex-State GOP Chair, Ex-US Attorney & '10 Gov. Candidate
Ray Moore (R) - Minister, Retired Army Officer, Gulf War Veteran & GOP Activist
Bakari Sellers (D) - State Rep. & Attorney

SECRETARY OF STATE:
Mark Hammond (R)*
Ginny Deerin (D) - Non-Profit Group Consultant & Ex-Political Consultant

STATE TREASURER:
Curtis Loftis (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Brian Adams (R) - Management Consultant & Tea Party Activist

ATTORNEY GENERAL:
Alan Wilson (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Parnell Diggs (D) - Attorney, Ex-President of State Federation of the Blind & '12 US Rep. Candidate

COMPTROLLER GENERAL:
Richard Eckstrom (R)*
Robert Shelley (R)
Kyle Herbert (D) - Accountant

Tom Turnipseed - 1978

STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION:
[ Mick Zais (R)* - Retiring in 2014. ]
Sally Atwater (R) - Teacher, Ex-Congressional Aide & Widow of GOP Political Operative Lee Atwater
Gary Burgess (R) - Anderson County School Board Member
Meka Childs (R) - Ex-State Deputy Superintendent of Education & Ex-Teacher
Amy Cofield (R) - Attorney & Ex-Teacher

Sheri Few (R) - Education Activist
Don Jordan (R) - College Professor & Mathematician
Elizabeth Moffly (R) - Charleston County School Board Member & '10 Candidate
Molly Spearman (R) - State Association of School Administrators Executive Director & Ex-State Rep.
Montrio Belton (D) - Educator & Army Veteran
Sheila Gallagher (D) - Ex-Florence County Democratic Chair, Teacher & '10 State Rep. Nominee
Jerry Govan (D) - State Rep., Educator & USMC Veteran
Tom Thompson (D) - Educator & '10 Candidate
Ed Murray (American) - School Administrator, Teacher & Navy Veteran

ADJUTANT GENERAL:
Bob Livingston (R)*
Will Breazeale (R) - Commercial Pilot, Iraq War Veteran & '08/'10 US Rep. Candidate

STATE AGRICULTURE COMMISSIONER:
Hugh Weathers (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Joe Farmer (R)
Emile DeFelice (American) - Street Market Owner, Farmer, Ex-Democrat & '06 Candidate
David Edmond (United Citizens)

SC Republican Party


SOUTH CAROLINA GENERAL ASSEMBLY:

State House ( Republican Caucus - Democratic Caucus )

State Senate
( Republican Caucus - Democratic Caucus )


U.S. SENATOR:

Lindsey Graham (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Det Bowers (R) - Pastor, Attorney & Ex-Democratic State Chair
Lee Bright (R) - State Sen. & Ex-Spartanburg County School Board Member
Richard Cash (R) - Pastor, Pro-Life Activist & '10 US Rep. Candidate
Bill Connor (R) - Attorney, Army Veteran & '10 Lt. Gov. Candidate
Benjamin Dunn (R) - Attorney & Afghan War Veteran
Nancy Mace (R) - Businesswoman & Author
Brad Hutto (D) - State Sen. & Attorney
Jay Stamper (D) - Businessman & Felon
Victor Kocher (Libertarian) - State Party Chair, Pawn Shop Owner & Frequent Candidate

Ernest "Fritz" Hollings

SPECIAL ELECTION IN 2014:
Tim Scott (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Randall Young (R) - Computer Systems Administrator
Joyce Dickerson (D) - Richland County Councilwoman & Retired Auditor
Sidney Moore (D) - Ex-York County Councilman
Harold Pavilack (D) - Attorney
Jill Bossi (American) - American Red Cross VP, Banker & Businesswman

Brandon Armstrong (Independent) - Painting Contractor & Republican


U.S. CONGRESS:

District 1:
Mark Sanford (R)* - (Campaign Site)

District 2:
A.G. "Joe" Wilson (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Eddie McCain (R) - Army Veteran, Libertarian Activist & '10 Candidate
Phil Black (D) - Ex-Barnwell School Board Member, Retired Federal Employee, Ex-Republican & Frequent Candidate
Ed Greenleaf (D) - Health Insurance Administrator
Harold Geddings III (Labor) - Construction Worker, Political Organizer & '12 Candidate

Jim DeMint - 1998

District 3:
Jeff Duncan (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Hosea Cleveland (D) - Insurance Agency Owner
Barbara Jo Mullis (D) - Retired Teacher

District 4:
Trey Gowdy (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Curtis McLaughlin (Libertarian) - Software Analyst

Liz Patterson

District 5:
Mick Mulvaney (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Tom Adams (D) - Fort Mill Town Councilman & Car Dealership Service Director

District 6:
Jim Clyburn (D)* - (House Asst. Minority Leader Site) - (Campaign Site)
Karen Smith (D)
Anthony Culler (R)
Leon Winn (R) - Pastor, Cosmetologist, Ex-Police Officer & USAF Veteran
Kevin Umbaugh (Libertarian) - Aircraft-Munitions Maintenance Chief & USAF Veteran

District 7:
Tom Rice (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Gloria Bromell Tinubu (D) - Ex-Georgia State Rep., Ex-College President & '12 Nominee


STATE POLITICAL PARTIES:

Davis - Libertarian

American Party of South Carolina
Constitution Party of South Carolina
South Carolina Democratic Party
South Carolina Green Party
Libertarian Party of South Carolina
South Carolina Republican Party
South Carolina Working Families Party


Bryan Dorn

STATE ELECTION OFFICE:

SCVotes.org


STATE NEWS SOURCES:

Mark Sanford - 2006

Aiken Standard
Anderson Independent-Mail
Beaufort Gazette
Carolina Morning News (Beaufort)
Charleston City Paper (Alternative)
Charleston Mercury
Charleston Post & Courier
Chester News & Reporter
Columbia Point (Alternative)
Columbia The State
FitsNews.com (Conservative)
Florence Morning News
Greenville News
Greenwood Index-Journal
Greenville Magazine
Hartsville Messenger
Hilton Head Island Packet
Kingstree News
Lancaster News
Lexington County Chronicle
Myrtle Beach Sun-News
Orangeburg Times and Democrat
Pawley's Island Coastal Observer
SCHeadlines.com
SCHotline.com
Seneca Daily Journal-Messenger
South Carolina's Information Highway
Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Statehouse Report
Sumter Item
Union Daily Times
WCBD TV-2 (NBC - Charleston)
WCIV TV-4 (ABC - Charleston)
WCSC TV-5 (CBS - Charleston)
WLTX TV-19 (CBS - Columbia)
WOLO TV-25 (ABC - Columbia)
WPDE TV-15 (ABC - Florence/Myrtle Beach)

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