South Carolina Students, Parents, and Teachers Deserve More than a $600,000 Ad Buy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 5, 2018 South Carolina Students, Parents, and Teachers Deserve More than a $600,000 Ad Buy Columbia, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today made a “big promise” in his first tv ad: he wants spend $40 million a year to put an armed school resource officer in every school. This is nothing [...]

By | October 5th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

Henry McMaster Plays Politics with South Carolina’s Crumbling Roads

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2018 Henry McMaster Plays Politics with South Carolina’s Crumbling Roads “I believe he chose to listen to campaign consultants instead of the people of South Carolina” Columbia, SC – South Carolinians are driving on crumbling roads and bridges in danger of collapsing. But Governor Henry McMaster tried to sink the [...]

By | October 4th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

Henry McMaster Denounced for Inhumane Veto Blocking Millions in Local Disaster Relief

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2018 Henry McMaster Denounced for Inhumane Veto Blocking Millions in Local Disaster Relief “These folks got left out in the cold” Columbia, SC – Every Republican and Democrat in the South Carolina State House just voted to override Governor Henry McMaster’s inhumane veto blocking millions of dollars in local disaster [...]

By | October 4th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

Lindsey Graham, Henry McMaster Afraid to Stand Up to Trump; Cleaning Up Tariff Disaster They Did Nothing To Stop

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 4, 2018 Lindsey Graham, Henry McMaster Afraid to Stand Up to Trump; Cleaning Up Tariff Disaster They Did Nothing To Stop Columbia, S.C. – New reporting today details how Lindsey Graham – while giving a full throated support of President Trump’s dangerous tariffs – has been working behind the scenes to [...]

By | October 4th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

McMaster’s Silence is Holding Back South Carolina

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  October 2, 2018   McMaster’s Silence is Holding Back South Carolina Columbia, SC – In case you missed it: today’s reporting about a forum last week where State House Republicans praised a solar bill James Smith was a lead sponsor on. This bill, which gained wide bipartisan support, would give South Carolinians more freedom to [...]

By | October 2nd, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

Statement from SCDP Chairman Trav Robertson on the voter registration deadline being moved to October 17:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 2, 2018 Statement from SCDP Chairman Trav Robertson on the voter registration deadline being moved to October 17: “Alan Wilson actually did his job for the first time in years. This is great news for voters all across the state. But we can’t get complacent. Democrats need to keep knocking on [...]

By | October 2nd, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

Henry McMaster Let This Happen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2018   Henry McMaster Let This Happen   Columbia, SC – New reporting found SCANA’s former chief executive was paid $1.8 million as a consultant on the utility’s VC Summer Nuclear Plant boondoggle but there are no records of the work he did. This seems like a good time to break down how [...]

By | October 1st, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

While Trump Tariffs Hurt South Carolina Businesses, Henry McMaster Wants to “Wait and See”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 27, 2018 Contact: Saloni Sharma, [email protected] While Trump Tariffs Hurt South Carolina Businesses, Henry McMaster Wants to “Wait and See”   Columbia, SC – Chairman of the South Carolina Democratic Party, Trav Robertson, released the following statement after new reporting that BMW car exports plunged 35% in August, in part due [...]

By | September 27th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

Candidate Spotlight: Constance Anastopoulo, Melvin Whittenburg, and Rosalyn Glenn

We’re just under one hundred days until Election Day, and Democrats across South Carolina are gearing up to win in November. Our candidates are working harder than ever— knocking on doors in the summer heat and making countless phone calls to spread the word. Candidates running for everything from County Council to Governor are getting [...]

By | August 13th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

Candidate Spotlight: James Smith & Mandy Powers Norrell

This week, we’re kicking off our Candidate Spotlight series highlighting our candidates for Governor and Lieutenant Governor; James Smith and Mandy Powers Norrell. These two fantastic candidates and their team have been working tirelessly to get their message out, and we’re so excited to introduce them here: Mandy Powers Norrell, Democratic Candidate for Lieutenant Governor  [...]

By | August 13th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments