Brad Hutto wins Democratic nomination for US Senate seat
COLUMBIA, SC (WCSC) -
Brad Hutto has won the Democratic nomination against Jay Stamper for the US Senate seat. Hutto will take on the winner of the Republican Primary race for Sen. Lindsey Graham's seat.
Hutto is a 56-year-old trial lawyer from Orangeburg and has been in the state Senate since 1996. Stamper is a 41-year-old Columbia businessman.
Graham is facing six challengers in the Republican Primary for his seat. The candidates are Det Bowers, Lee Bright, Richard Cash, Bill Connor, Benjamin Dunn and Nancy Mace.