Election Coverage

Sen. Lindsey Graham celebrates after being elected for a fourth term on November 3, 2020, at the Pastides Alumni Center at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C.
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Following his toughest political fight yet, long-time Republican Senator Lindsey Graham told supporters at a watch party in Columbia Tuesday night the victory was an answer to a lot of prayers.  He says he's grateful to have secured a fourth term in the U.S. Senate and he's never wanted the job more.

Early Voters Turn Out In Record Numbers Statewide

Oct 27, 2020
Absentee voters wait in line outside Seacoast Church in Mount Pleasant
Victoria Hansen/ SC Public Radio

From the Upstate to the Lowcountry, absentee or early voters are making their way to the polls in droves.  The state election commission estimates more than one million absentee ballots could be cast in South Carolina.

Fact Check: Biden's DNC Speech

Aug 20, 2020
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Joe Biden is formally accepting the Democratic Party's nomination for president on Thursday. NPR reporters are providing live analysis of his remarks.

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Follow live updates and analysis of the Democratic National Convention. NPR will post to the convention blog, here, througout the day. Live coverage begins at 9:00 p.m. Wednesday's speakers include House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former President Barack Obama.

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Follow live updates and analysis of the Democratic National Convention. NPR will post to the convention blog, here, througout the day. Live coverage begins at 9:00 p.m. Tuesday's speakers include New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and former President Bill Clinton.

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Joe Biden announced on Tuesday that California Sen. Kamala Harris would be his vice presidential running mate. They are giving remarks together today at 4:30 p.m. Watch live, here...

NPR Special Coverage: Democratic Debate

Jul 30, 2019
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Tonight, 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.

NPR presents special coverage of the Democratic debates. Ten candidates are each making the case that they should be the next president of the United States. Follow NPR's live coverage for real-time fact checks and analysis of their remarks.

Joe Cunningham chats with supporters and friends after midterm election win
Victoria Hansen/SC Public Radio

After a nail biting night and an all too close early morning win, Congressman-Elect Joe Cunningham addressed the press Wednesday night in front of a small group of family and friends at a longshoremen’s union hall in Charleston.   He spoke about a campaign that began at a kitchen table with no money, no staff and no idea how to run for election.  But Cunningham said he decided to run to fight for a nation less divided for future generations.

Election 2018: Key South Carolina Results

Nov 6, 2018

The latest election results from the Associated Press.

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Jul 12, 2016

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