May 26th, 2017
For Immediate Release May 26, 2017 SCDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON TRUMP THREAT TO SC JOBS Columbia, SC – South Carolina Democratic Party Chair Trav Robertson released the following statement on President Trump’s remark to European Union leaders that Germany is “very bad” for selling cars in the United States and that he is going to “stop that.” […]
May 16th, 2017
Columbia, SC – South Carolina Democratic Party Chair Trav Robertson released the following statement on the Republican primary runoff in the 5th Congressional District special election, which was won by Ralph Norman: “I congratulate Ralph Norman on becoming the Republican nominee. Now all 5th District voters look forward to hearing whether he supports the efforts […]
May 15th, 2017
If you live in the 5th Congressional District and/or State House District 70, please read the information below, provided by the South Carolina State Election Commission: The Congressional District 5 Special Election and the House District 70 Special Election are two separate elections with separate nominating processes, which means voters can make separate choices […]
The State, 04/29/2017
“I’m going to work every day to create an organization that takes the fight to Republicans in this state,” said Robertson, 42, who has more than 20 Democratic campaigns under his belt.
Post and Courier, 04/29/2017
COLUMBIA — Political strategist Trav Robertson will lead the state Democratic Party for the next two years, campaigning on a platform of experience and progressive values.
Robertson said his first order of business was to hit the ground running on the state's pending special elections.
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.