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South Carolina government and politics covers the three different branches of government, as well as the state constitution, law enforcement agencies, federal representation, state finances, and state taxes. Wikipedia
Capital: Columbia

Governor: Henry McMaster (R)
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Henry Dargan McMaster is an American politician and attorney, who is the 117th and current Governor of South Carolina, in office since January 24, 2017.
Born: May 27, 1947 (age 70), Columbia, SC
Party: Republican Party
Spouse: Peggy McMaster (m. 1978)
Education: University of South Carolina
Lieutenant: Kevin Bryant
Children: Mary Rogers, Henry McMaster Jr.

Attorney general: Alan Wilson (R)
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Alan McCrory Wilson is an American lawyer and politician, currently serving as the 51st Attorney General of South Carolina. He is a member of the Republican Party. WikipediaSouth Carolina
Born: July 16, 1973 (age 44), West Columbia, SC
Spouse: Jennifer Wilson
Office: South Carolina Attorney General since 2011
Party: Republican Party
Parents: Joe Wilson
Education: University of South Carolina, Francis Marion University, University of South Carolina School of Law
Children: Michael Wilson, Anna Grace Wilson

Senators:
Tim Scott (R)  (202) 224-6121/ (803) 771-6112 / (864) 233-5366  Contact:
Timothy Eugene Scott is an American politician of the Republican Party serving as a U.S. Senator for South Carolina. He was appointed in 2013 by South Carolina governor Nikki Haley to replace the retiring Jim DeMint.
Born: September 19, 1965 (age 52), North Charleston, SC
Office: Senator (R-SC) since 2013
Previous office: Representative, SC 1st District (2011–2013)
Education: Charleston Southern University (1988), Presbyterian College (1983–1984)
Siblings: Ben Scott Jr.
Parents: Ben Scott Sr., Frances Scott

Lindsey Graham (R)     (202) 224-5972/
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Lindsey Olin Graham is an American politician and retired U.S. Air Force Colonel serving as the senior United States Senator from South Carolina, a seat he has held since 2003. He is a member of the Republican Party.
Born: July 9, 1955 (age 62), Central, SC
Height: 5′ 7″
Office: Senator (R-SC) since 2003
Previous office: Representative, SC 3rd District (1995–2003)
Education: University of South Carolina School of Law (1981)
Siblings: Darline Graham Nordone

Representatives:
Trey Gowdy (R)    
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Harold Watson "Trey" Gowdy III is an American attorney, politician and former prosecutor serving as the U.S. Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district since 2011. South Carolina
b: August 22, 1964 (age 53), Greenville, SC
Spouse: Terri Gowdy
Office: Representative (R-SC 4th District) since 2011
Education: University of South Carolina School of Law (1989), Baylor University (1986), University of South Carolina
Parents: Novalene Gowdy, Harold Watson Gowdy, Jr
Children: Watson Gowdy, Abigail Gowdy

Mark Sanford (R)
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Marshall Clement "Mark" Sanford Jr. is an American politician who has been the U.S. Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district since 2013; previously he held the same post from 1995 to 2001.
Born: May 28, 1960 (age 57), Fort Lauderdale, FL
Spouse: Jenny Sanford (m. 1989–2010)
Office: Representative (R-SC 1st District) since 2013
Net worth: $4.51 million (2014)
Previous offices: Governor of South Carolina (2003–2011), Representative, SC 1st District (1995–2001)
Children: Marshall Sanford, Landon Sanford, Bolton Sanford, Blake Sanford

Jim Clyburn (D)    
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James Enos Clyburn is an American politician of the Democratic Party serving as the U.S. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district since 1993, and the House Assistant Minority Leader since 2011.
Born: July 21, 1940 (age 77), Sumter, SC
Office: Representative (D-SC 6th District) since 1993
Spouse: Emily Clyburn (m. 1961)
Education: South Carolina State University (1962), Omega Psi Phi
Children: Mignon Clyburn, Angela Hannibal, Jennifer Clyburn Reed
Books: Blessed Experiences: Genuinely Southern, Proudly Black

Joe Wilson (R)    
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Addison Graves Wilson Sr. is the U.S. Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district, serving since 2001. The district stretches from the state capital, Columbia, to the Georgia-South Carolina border.
Born: July 31, 1947 (age 70), Charleston, SC
Office: Representative (R-SC 2nd District) since 2001
Spouse: Roxanne Wilson
Years of service: 1972–2003
Children: Alan Wilson, Julian Dusenbury Wilson, Hunter Taylor Wilson, Addison Graves Wilson, Jr.
Education: University of South Carolina School of Law (1972), Washington and Lee University (1969)

Jeff Duncan (R
(202) 225-5301 / Anderson,(864) 224-7401/ Clinton, (864) 681-1028          Contact
Jeffrey Darren Duncan is an American politician who has been the United States Representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district since 2011.
Born: January 7, 1966 (age 52), Ware Shoals, SC
Office: Representative (R-SC 3rd District) since 2011
Spouse: Melody Duncan
Education: Clemson University (1988)
Parents: John Duncan Sr.
Children: Graham Duncan, John Philip Duncan, Parker Duncan


    1st    Sanford, Mark    R (202) 225-3176   * Budget    * Oversight and Government Reform    * Transportation and Infrastructure

    2nd    Wilson, Joe    R       * Armed Services    * Education and the Workforce    * Foreign Affairs

    3rd    Duncan, Jeff    R  (202) 225-5301        * Energy and Commerce

    4th    Gowdy, Trey    R (202) 225-6030     * Oversight and Government Reform    * Intelligence    * Judiciary

    5th    Norman, Ralph    R  (202) 225-5501        * Small Business    * Science, Space, and Technology

    6th    Clyburn, James E.    D   (202) 225-3315 

    7th    Rice, Tom    R    223 CHOB    (202) 225-9895       * Ways and Means




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