SC Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate to debate Thursday

May 28, 2014 

The Democratic candidates for the unexpired term of former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint, now held by Republican Tim Scott, will debate at 7:30 p.m. Thursday on S.C. ETV.

The debate is the third of five that The Herald, ETV and six other newspapers – The State, The Beaufort Gazette, The (Hilton Head) Island Packet, The (Myrtle Beach) Sun News, The Greenville News and The (Sumter) Item – are sponsoring.

Who? Appearing will be Richland County Councilwoman Joyce Dickerson and Myrtle Beach veteran Harold Pavlick.

What’s next? The GOP candidates for lieutenant governor will debate at 7 p.m. June 5.

And then? The GOP candidates for the U.S. Senate seat held by Lindsey Graham will debate June 7 on ETV.

Staff reports

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