April 20th, 2017
For Immediate Release April 20, 2017 SCDP CHAIR CALLS ON TOMMY POPE & RALPH NORMAN TO DEFEND THEIR VOTES ON FLAG, CONDEMN SHERI FEW Columbia, SC – South Carolina Democratic Party Chair Jaime Harrison is calling on State Representatives Tommy Pope and Ralph Norman to stand up to Sheri Few and defend their votes […]
April 20th, 2017
There are reports that congressional Republicans have come to an agreement on a revised version of the American Health Care Act, also known as Trumpcare. The initial version would have taken health insurance away from 24 million Americans. THE NEW VERSION IS EVEN WORSE. The emerging Republican deal would allow states to let insurance companies charge those withpreexisting conditions far […]
April 18th, 2017
Dear Friend, As my tenure as Chair of the South Carolina Democratic Party comes to a close, I have been reflecting on the work we have done, the progress we have made, and the challenges that still lie before us. Providing opportunity for all South Carolinians has been my life’s work, and it has always […]
Post and Courier, 04/17/2017
With hand extended, the new bronze statue of Fritz Hollings aims to capture the South Carolina politician’s defining asset — his “ability to make friends,” according to its sculptor, Richard Weaver.
Several of Hollings’ colleagues, including former Vice President Joe Biden, echoed that sentiment as they paid tribute to the 95-year-old former senator and South Carolina governor at the statue’s unveiling ceremony Monday in the garden of the J. Waties Waring Judicial Center in Charleston.
Anderson Independent Mail, 04/17/2017
Throughout the state and across the nation, large numbers of Democrats are lining up to run for office.
"People are coming out of the woodwork," said Jaime Harrison, chairman of the South Carolina Democratic Party.
Post and Courier, 04/11/2017
The leader of the Democratic National Committee will be the keynote speaker at the S.C. Democratic Party's annual fundraising dinner this month.
Tom Perez, former Labor secretary under President Barack Obama, will appear at the inaugural Blue Palmetto Dinner on April 28 in Columbia.
Newberry Observer, 04/10/2017
NEWBERRY — The S.C. Democratic Party hosted a Chair Chats forum at Newberry College last week for its three candidates vying for the vacant Fifth Congressional District seat.
The forum, moderated by SCDP Chair Jaime Harrison, featured Les Murphy, Alexis Frank, and Archie Parnell, each seeking the party’s nomination for Congress in the May 2 primary.