First Congressional District Special Election Guide

Special-ElectionThe District 1 Special Election takes place on Tuesday. Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch and Republican Mark Sanford are the front-runners with the Green Party's Eugene Platt also on the ballot.

To help you prepare for the election, here's some helpful information:

  • Polling locations will be open from 7 am until 7 pm on Tuesday.
  • Under new rules, voters will be asked to provide one of the following when they vote: SC Driver’s License, SC DMV Identification Car, SC Voter Registration Card with a Photo, Federal Military ID, US Passport.
  • Here's a list of all of the polling locations.
  • Check what precinct you should be voting at.
  • Take a look at the sample ballot.
  • View the Post & Courier's Q&A piece with Colbert Busch and Sanford.
  • Read the Charleston City Paper's interview with Platt.
  • See Mount Pleasant Patch's voter guide for even more info.

Here are some opinion pieces, articles and more regarding the election:


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