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Emerge SC graduates 14 future leaders

Applications open for Class of 2020 The Emerge class of 2019 graduated 14 future elected leaders in June, including four from Greenville County. The ...
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For 2020 field, South Carolina race pales next to Iowa frenzy

The 2020 Democratic presidential field swarmed Iowa to help a Cedar Falls school board member win a state Senate special election last week. But the ...
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Neal is a candidate for Gray Court Town Council

Shaterica Neal, a 2008 graduate of Laurens District 55 High School and a 2013 graduate of Claflin University, is running for a seat on Gray Court ...
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Where Are All the Black Women on The Post & Courier’s 2020 Valuable Democrats List?

In a recent article titled,”South Carolina’s Most Valuable Democrats for 2020 Presidential Primary,” the Post & Courier’s Jamie Lovegrove details ...
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Few women have been elected to represent South Carolinians, could Lindsey Graham, of all people, change that?

From the elevated dais in the Senate hearing room on Sept. 29, U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham said that as a “single, white male from South Carolina ...
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Women direct their political anger, and aptitude, toward South Carolina’s ballots

When Jennifer Gibson shares her plans, she unwittingly walks into a field of micro-aggressive booby traps. “People ask me, ‘What are you ...
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‘It’s time for us.’ South Carolina women seek office even as sexual harassment claims continue in D.C.

When Liz Patterson arrived in Washington for her first congressional term in 1986, the Spartanburg Democrat found herself mostly alone. She was 47, ...
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