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8:12 am on Tuesday October 19, 2010

Candidates debate for James Island's Statehouse seat 115

Image by S.C. Statehouse District 115.Democrat incumbent Anne Peterson Hutto is being challenged by Peter McCoy (R) and Eugene Platt (Green) for the hotly contested Statehouse District 115 seat on James Island. The three debated on Monday, October...
6:00 am on Wednesday December 31, 2008

Democrat Anne Peterson Hutto sworn in Tuesday

Update December 31: Hutto has been sworn in. Catch a small write-up and photo gallery over at Jones on Politics. The Post and Courier has a story, too. But they've got no pictures. First reporting: Despite the possibility of a revote being called by...
5:28 am on Friday October 3, 2008

Experienced Republican vs. prioritizing Democrat battle hits Folly and James Island

The incumbent who knows the system and is ready to make the green choice, or the newcomer who's willing to take a fresh start and make sure education priorities stay at the top? That's the choice presented by the two candidates running to represent...
5:39 am on Sunday September 7, 2008

Platt's ballot bid gets new challenge

Charleston County Democratic Party is asking courts to prevent Green Party candidate Eugene Platt from campaigning this election season. Platt wants to serve as state House representative to James Island's District 115, but lost in the Democratic...
6:12 am on Friday August 8, 2008

ACLU files suit in favor of Platt

The S.C. chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is challenging a state law that won't let a candidate run independently (or with another party) for an elected office if he loses a party's primary nomination for that office. This all came up...
7:17 am on Sunday June 29, 2008

State says no to Platt's election bid

The State Election Commission has refused to allow Eugene Platt on the ballot as a Green Party candidate for the State House's 115th district in November. Here's what Ballot Access News had to say: ... even though both the Green Party, and the...
9:08 pm on Friday June 20, 2008

Law could keep candidate out of James Island race

Original post: Former Democrat Eugene Platt lost his primary bid to become the Dems' nominee for state House District 115 race in November, but that doesn't mean he's giving up. Platt is hoping to become the Green Party nominee for the James Island...
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