Media Advisory: SC Dems to Host SC Senate District 45 Debate

Columbia, SC— On Wednesday, August 19, the South Carolina Democratic Party will host a Democratic Primary debate for candidates running in the special election for SC Senate District 45. The debate will focus on health care, transportation, and education related issues.

The debate will be moderated by P.A. Bennett, host of Palmetto Scene on SCETV.

The panelists will include: Tumiko Rucker, CEO, Sea Island Comprehensive Health Care Corporation; Sarita Chourey, reporter for the Jasper County Sun Times, Bluffton Today and the Savannah Morning News; and Gina Smith, an editor for the Island Packet and Beaufort Gazette.

Who: Democratic Candidates for SC Senate District 45 and The South Carolina Democratic Party

What: A debate between candidates running for SC Senate District 45

When: Wednesday, August 19, 2015, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: International Longshoreman Association, Local 1422,  1142 Morrison Dr., Charleston, SC 29403

This event is open to the public. Media wishing to cover the event should R.S.V.P. to diane@scdp.org.

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