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South Carolina

The state of South Carolina has two senators in the United States Senate and seven representatives in the United States House of Representatives.


Senators

Each state in the United States elects two senators, regardless of the state’s population. Senators serve six-year terms with staggered elections. Americans in the United States’s six territories do not have senators.

South Carolina’s senators are:

Lindsey Graham
Senior Senator

Lindsey Graham

Republican
Since Jan 7, 2003
Next Election in 2020
Tim Scott
Junior Senator

Tim Scott

Republican
Since Jan 3, 2013
Next Election in 2022

Representatives

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts, each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House of Representatives for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen. Americans in the United States’s six territories are represented in the House of Representatives by an additional six non-voting delegates.

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South Carolina’s seven representatives are:

Joe Cunningham
1st District

Joe Cunningham

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2019
Joe Wilson
2nd District

Joe Wilson

Republican
Since Dec 18, 2001
Jeff Duncan
3rd District

Jeff Duncan

Republican
Since Jan 5, 2011
William Timmons
4th District

William Timmons

Republican
Since Jan 3, 2019
Ralph Norman Jr.
5th District

Ralph Norman Jr.

Republican
Since Jun 26, 2017
James “Jim” Clyburn
6th District

James “Jim” Clyburn

Democrat
Since Jan 5, 1993
Tom Rice
7th District

Tom Rice

Republican
Since Jan 3, 2013

All representatives serve until the end of the current Congress on Jan 3, 2021.

Map of Congressional Districts