FLORENCE, S.C. (WPDE) - For the first time in South Carolina's history, voter registration among people of color surpassed 1 million, according to Jaime Harrison's campaign Jaime Harrison of U.S. Senate. Harrison is running for Senator Lindsey Graham's seat on the Senate in the 2020 election.
The campaign added that this is "the highest number of voters of color the state has seen."
“The fact that over one million people of color living in South Carolina are now registered to vote is a true testament that the South is changing," Guy King, the campaign spokesman, said.
There are 1,000,759 people of color in South Carolina who are now registered to vote.
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