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South Carolina Democratic Party Filing Closes for Presidential Primary with Record Setting and Historically Diverse 14 Candidates

Dec 14, 2019

South Carolina Democratic Party Filing Closes for Presidential Primary with Record Setting and Historically Diverse 14 Candidates

Columbia, SC — The South Carolina Democratic Party Presidential Primary filing closed at noon today, December 4, 2019. The Party received filing fees and paperwork from 14 presidential candidates, listed below.

On Friday, the South Carolina Democratic Party Executive Council will review the filing forms and relevant paperwork submitted by the campaigns, and vote to certify the South Carolina Democratic Presidential Primary ballot. Following the Executive Council meeting, the certified candidates will be submitted to the South Carolina Elections Commission.

We would like to thank all the presidential campaigns for their hard work and their focus on South Carolina. We are incredibly proud to be the First in The South Primary, and are happy to so frequently welcome candidates for the nation’s highest office to our state. We are looking forward to the final few months of the primary campaign, and wish the candidates luck while they make their case to the voters of South Carolina.

Filed Candidates:

  • Michael Bennet
  • Joe Biden
  • Cory Booker
  • Pete Buttigieg
  • Julián Castro
  • John Delaney
  • Tulsi Gabbard
  • Amy Klobuchar
  • Deval Patrick
  • Bernie Sanders
  • Tom Steyer
  • Elizabeth Warren
  • Marianne Williamson
  • Andrew Yang

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