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2:50 pm on Monday March 12, 2012

Race For The 7th (Update: Harry Pavilack)

A current list of the candidates running for the new 7th Congressional District seat in South Carolina. Harry Pavilack, Myrtle BeachFiled on: Not filed with FECAge: 71 (unconfirmed)Party: DemocratOccupation: Attorney and Entrepreneur Links:...
7:05 am on Friday October 28, 2011

Meet the Candidate: Mande Wilkes for the 7th Congressional seat Um...well...hello there.... Press Release Television host, book author, and political personality Mande Wilkes announces her bid for the Pee Dee’s emerging 7th Congressional seat. Asked why she’s running, Wilkes responds: “Well, we’...
4:45 am on Saturday October 15, 2011

André Bauer expresses interest in running for S.C. 7 (Update: Paperwork filed)

Wikipedia Update, October 15th:  It's official.  Andre Bauer is running for the 7th Congressional District seat. He filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission yesterday. See this brief write-up by WBTW for more information. First report:...
1:23 am on Monday May 9, 2011

Reshaping S.C. politics: Detailed 2010 Census data is in (update: Beaufort getting older)

Update May 9: The Packet has an article in its newspaper today which analyzes the county's steady growth in age. According to the census, more than 33% of Beaufort County citizens qualify for senior citizen discounts. Also, the number of people in...
2:30 pm on Wednesday April 20, 2011

Reshaping S.C. politics: Detailed 2010 Census data due this week (update: redistricting may marginalize blacks)

Image by Flickr user .m for matthijs Update April 20: Talk is that South Carolina's redistricting marginalize the African-American population. According to an article in the Charleston City Paper, the state's redistricting has created racial...
7:38 am on Sunday March 20, 2011

Reshaping S.C. politics: Detailed 2010 Census data due this week

Flickr user .m for matthijs Data to be released by the U.S. Census Bureau this week will be key in drawing and weighting the political power in South Carolina for the next decade. While it's well know that our state is due to get a 7th...
3:09 am on Wednesday November 18, 2009

South Carolina may be awarded a seventh congressional seat

Image by Flickr user wallygImage by 20091118-capitol.jpg South Carolina is one of eight states that stands to gain a congressional seat if population projections hold for the 2010 census.