Candidate Profile: Judith Polson

  • May 20, 2020
  • Judith Polson

Judith Polson, Candidate for SC Senate District 3 (Anderson County)

Why did you choose Emerge?
I was encouraged by my campaign team to take part in the Emerge South Carolina training for the sisterhood and the great information.


What office are you running for and why?
South Carolina Senate District 3; to give voters a choice against the incumbent and to speak up for women’s health issues, children’s health, safe neighborhoods and support for education


What is your vision for your community?
I envision Anderson District 3 as a community of equality and well-being with plenty of safe, affordable housing, a place that is safe for children and where they can get an excellent education and excellent health care.


What/Who inspires you to run for office?
I am inspired to run because of the needs of the community and the opportunity to serve


Which Democratic woman inspires you and why?
Michelle Obama inspires me because of her good deeds and her encouragement of others


What’s one thing you gained from Emerge and would like to share with others?
The importance of planning and running your campaign with diligence and thought, with the help of a team and volunteers.


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