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4:23 am on Wednesday November 16, 2011

New S.C. state Senate plan slices northern Beaufort County

Flickr user aithom2 Update November 16: The redistricting has received "preclearance" from the U.S. Department of Justice, making it all but a done deal. That said, Democrats are planning to challenge the new lines (maps below). Oh, and if you...
3:29 am on Friday August 5, 2011

South Carolina's shifting U.S. House seats (Update: plan submitted to two agencies)

The proposed new seats.  Update September 1: The Department of Justice has 60 days to respond to the plan submitted to create a 7th Congressional district in South Carolina.  The plan has also been sent to the United States District Court for the...
1:08 am on Friday July 1, 2011

What's happening with South Carolina's shifting U.S. House seats (update: trouble, gridlock)

The proposed new seats.Update June 30: In a cunning maneuver, a group of Republicans and Democrats in the S.C. Senate managed to vote through a plan that would have the new 7th Congressional District made up of a hodgepodge of I-95 counties and...