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  • Nov 9, 2021

Historic Election in the Capital City

  Tuesday, November 2nd was a historic day in the capital city of Columbia. Tina Herbert, Emerge South Carolina Class of 2020, won her race for ...
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Columbia election a change for historic shift with more women running for office

COLUMBIA — The faces that filled the squares in a recent virtual forum for Columbia’s upcoming City Council election told the story of a political ...
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  • Press Release
  • Jan 8, 2021

Candidate Profile: Deanna Miller Berry

Deanna Miller Berry, Candidate for Mayor of Denmark   Why did you choose Emerge? My reasons for choosing Emerge was solely based on what I had ...
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  • Press Release
  • Jan 8, 2021

Candidate Profile: LaShonda NeSmith Jackson

LaShonda NeSmith Jackson, Candidate for Florence City Council District 1   Why did you choose Emerge? I share Emerge’s vision to expand ...
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  • Press Release
  • Sep 2, 2020

Candidate Profile: Kristen French

Kristen French, Candidate for Charleston County Consolidated School Board   Why did you choose Emerge? When I learned about Emerge SC, I was ...
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  • Press Release
  • Sep 2, 2020

Candidate Profile: Maryann Wright

Maryann Wright, Candidate for Richland School District Two School Board Why did you choose Emerge? I chose Emerge because I wanted to learn more ...
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  • Press Release
  • Sep 2, 2020

Candidate Profile: Dee Bell Williams

Dee Bell Williams, Candidate for Richland School District Two School Board Why did you choose Emerge? I chose Emerge SC because this organization ...
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  • Press Release
  • Sep 2, 2020

Candidate Profile: Courtney Waters

Courtney Waters, Candidate for Charleston County Consolidated School Board Why did you choose Emerge? I chose Emerge because women are powerful ...
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  • Blog
  • May 21, 2020

Candidate Profile: Christine deVries

Christine deVries, Candidate for SC House District 123 (Beaufort County)   Why did you choose Emerge? I choose the Emerge Training because it ...
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  • Blog
  • May 20, 2020

Candidate Profile: 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 ...
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