Currently the Republican Party holds the majority control of the South Carolina State Senate with 27 Members and 19 Democratic Members. South Carolina has been a Republican State for many years officially, but several current Republicans such as Sen. Luke Rankin are former Democratic Party members.
It is important to know your candidates history prior to voting and know their stands on the major issues. We as United States Citizens and South Carolinians can not forget our Government is a Government “FOR THE PEOPLE, BY THE PEOPLE!” So, know which candidates will actually listen to their constituents and which will not.
Here is a list of the current candidates for the South Carolina Senate. Be Smart and Vote Smart!