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  • Candidate Filing- This is just a reminder that candidate filing is currently underway for persons seeking a political party’s nomination to run as a candidate in the November 4, 2014 General […]

    Candidate Filing Reminder

    Candidate Filing- This is just a reminder that candidate filing is currently underway for persons seeking a political party’s nomination to run as a candidate in the November 4, 2014 General […]

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  • The Pickens County Registration & Elections Commission wants to help citizens register to vote prior to the October 5th Registration Deadline and to obtain the necessary photo identification to prepare […]

    Voter Registration & Photo ID Drives

    The Pickens County Registration & Elections Commission wants to help citizens register to vote prior to the October 5th Registration Deadline and to obtain the necessary photo identification to prepare […]

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  • The Pickens County Registration & Elections Commission will conduct two Voter Photo ID Seminars.  The purpose of these seminars is to inform the public about changes to voting procedures brought […]

    Voter Photo ID Seminars

    The Pickens County Registration & Elections Commission will conduct two Voter Photo ID Seminars.  The purpose of these seminars is to inform the public about changes to voting procedures brought […]

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  • Voters should be aware of upcoming deadlines and the procedures for voting by absentee ballot in the November 6, 2012 General Election.  Citizens wishing to vote absentee are strongly encouraged […]

    Deadlines Approach for Absentee Voting

    Voters should be aware of upcoming deadlines and the procedures for voting by absentee ballot in the November 6, 2012 General Election.  Citizens wishing to vote absentee are strongly encouraged […]

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  • The following are some common myths that are circulated prior to general elections: Myth:  The new photo ID law is in effect, and if you don’t have one, you can’t […]

    Truth vs. Myth – 2012 General Election

    The following are some common myths that are circulated prior to general elections: Myth:  The new photo ID law is in effect, and if you don’t have one, you can’t […]

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  • The Pickens County Registration and Elections Commission has mailed every registered voter in Pickens County a new voter registration card due to recent precinct changes. This means citizens may be […]

    Pickens County Voters Receive New Cards

    The Pickens County Registration and Elections Commission has mailed every registered voter in Pickens County a new voter registration card due to recent precinct changes. This means citizens may be […]

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  • The United States District Court for the District of Columbia today gave its approval to a new law requiring South Carolina voters to present a government-issued identification card with a photo in order to vote. New Rules Not in Effect for 2012 General Election.

    Federal Court Approves S.C. Photo ID Law for 2013

    The United States District Court for the District of Columbia today gave its approval to a new law requiring South Carolina voters to present a government-issued identification card with a photo in order to vote. New Rules Not in Effect for 2012 General Election.

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  • The In-person Absentee Voting Precinct opened on Monday, October 8, 2012 in our office for the November 6, 2012 General Election. Voting in-person is the fastest and easiest way to […]

    In-Person Absentee Voting Available

    The In-person Absentee Voting Precinct opened on Monday, October 8, 2012 in our office for the November 6, 2012 General Election. Voting in-person is the fastest and easiest way to […]

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  • Only 12 other states allow citizens to register to vote online Click Here To Register to Vote Online Columbia, SC (October 2, 2012) – The S.C. State Election Commission today […]

    South Carolina Launches Online Voter Registration System

    Only 12 other states allow citizens to register to vote online Click Here To Register to Vote Online Columbia, SC (October 2, 2012) – The S.C. State Election Commission today […]

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  • Due to demographic changes and growth in number of registered voters, the SC State Legislature passed new precinct lines for Pickens County that will be in effect for the November […]

    Precinct Changes Coming for 2012 General Election

    Due to demographic changes and growth in number of registered voters, the SC State Legislature passed new precinct lines for Pickens County that will be in effect for the November […]

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