South Carolina

South Carolina is a U.S. state with two senators in the United States Senate and seven representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state. South Carolina’s senators are:

Senior Senator

Lindsey Graham

Since Jan 7, 2003
Next Election in 2020
Junior Senator

Tim Scott

Since Jan 3, 2013
Next Election in 2022

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 for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen.

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South Carolina’s representatives are:

1st District

Marshall “Mark” Sanford

Since May 15, 2013
2nd District

Joe Wilson

Since Dec 18, 2001
3rd District

Jeff Duncan

Since Jan 5, 2011
4th District

Trey Gowdy

Since Jan 5, 2011

The 5th district is currently vacant.

6th District

James “Jim” Clyburn

Since Jan 5, 1993
7th District

Tom Rice

Since Jan 3, 2013