South Carolina 5th Congressional District Democratic Primary

Candidate Percent Votes
Archie Parnell (Democratic) 71.3%13,234
Alexis Frank (Democratic) 21.5%3,992
Les Murphy (Democratic) 7.3%1,347
18,573 Total Votes
Update: 5/2/2017 7:55PM

With a good scattering, no change in election day votes for the trailing candidates. Archie Parnell will be the Democratic nominee.

Update: 5/2/2017 7:49PM

With initial early votes reporting, Parnell has a commanding lead. This will be called shortly. (Though down from just Cherokee's 90% in early votes)

Update:
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On the Democratic side of today’s contest, a lighter battle, with Archie Parnell expected to win outright tonight. Parnell received the endorsement of the last Democrat to represent this district, John Spratt. The Democratic Party controlled this district from the end of Reconstruction until Spratt’s defeat in November 2010.

For the Republican results, click here.