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  1. Mary Tinkler sworn in as new District 114 representativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Post and Courier

    State Sen. Larry Grooms, R-Charleston, swears in state Reps.-elect Seth Whipper and Mary Tinkler Tuesday night, according to a witness. Mary Tinkler was sworn in as the new state representative in District 114, even though the S.C. Supreme Court could decide that her Nov. 4 election must be voided and redone with a new Republican candidate.

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  2. South Carolina voter turnout lowest in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Voter turnout for Tuesday's midterm election was the lowest in at least 40 years for a South Carolina general election, according to a story posted on The State's website. Tuesday's turnout was 43.6 percent of registered voters, according to the S.C. Election Commission.

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  3. South Carolina voters experiencing problems can call hotlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Voters can call 866-OUR-VOTE for nonpartisan help Tuesday on a hotline coordinated by the Lawyers Committee on Civil Rights Under the Law. A release from the group says that problems that can't be solved by the national call center are immediately directed to voting rights groups in South Carolina.

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  4. Palmetto Sunrise: T-minus one for Election DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Post and Courier

    David Glover talks about the election as his car is serviced in Walterboro. Glover said he'll base his votes on which candidate he believes can deliver jobs to the community .

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  5. Democrats hire former federal judge in Harrell Statehouse seat fight with RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Post and Courier

    The partisan fight over former House Speaker Bobby Harrell's old seat goes to the state Election Commission Thursday morning, with Democrats hiring a former high-ranking federal judge to represent them. William W. "Billy" Wilkins, a Greenville lawyer who previously served as chief judge of the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, will be at the hearing in Columbia to represent Democratic candidate Mary Tinkler.

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  6. Republicans seek to delay election based on new Bobby Harrell affidavitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Post and Courier

    First Circuit Solicitor David Pascoe, left, hands over the charges against suspended South Carolina House Speaker Bobby Harrell, right, during a bond hearing Sept. 29 in Columbia.

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  7. Tom Ervin drops out, endorses Vincent SheheenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Ervin's decision breathes new life into a race that Gov. Nikki Haley seemed a sure bet to win just days ago. But Ervin had 11 percent in that same poll, and if all that support were to go to Sheheen, the race would be much tighter.

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  8. Election for Bobby Harrell's seat to proceed without a GOP candidate, so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Mary Tinkler, wearing a "Think Tink" button, speaks to Dorchester County Democrats. She will face no GOP opponent on Nov. 4. It appears the Statehouse seat previously held by former House Speaker Bobby Harrell remains likely to be filled by Democrat Mary Tinkler, but Republicans say they aren't ready to give up just yet.

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  9. District 114 election to proceed without a GOP candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Mary Tinkler, wearing a "Think Tink" button, speaks to Dorchester County Democrats. She will face no GOP opponent on Nov. 4. It appears the Statehouse seat previously held by former House Speaker Bobby Harrell is likely to be filled by Democrat Mary Tinkler.

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  10. Bobby Harrell pleads guilty to 6 counts, resigns from House seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Suspended House Speaker Bobby Harrell pleaded guilty today to six counts of misuse of campaign funds and agreed to resign his House seat immediately and agree to refrain from holding public office for the next three years. "I have agreed to this today to end what has been a two-year nightmare," he said in a statement issued immediately after the hearing at the Richland County Courthouse.

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  11. Fair and balanced voter IDRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Post and Courier

    The right to vote is an essential element of self-government. But so is the right to have only legal votes count.

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  12. Officials say voter ID law working well in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Post and Courier

    A spokesman for the state Election Commission says the lack of problems at the polls during last month's primaries shows South Carolina's voter ID law is working well.

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  13. SC elections agency says ballot omission fixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Post and Courier

    South Carolina's Election Commission says the adjutant general's GOP primary race was mistakenly left off 41 absentee ballots in Florence County before the omission was discovered and fixed.

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