Democrats in SC trying to win 1st statewide race in 16 years


              Gov. Henry McMaster and former U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham participate in a gubernatorial debate in Columbia, S.C., on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022. (John A. Carlos II/The Post And Courier via AP)
            
              FILE - South Carolina Democratic nominee for governor Joe Cunningham holds a news conference to say he would veto any further restrictions on abortion if he becomes governor on Monday, June 27, 2022, in Columbia, S.C. Democrats in South Carolina get another shot at loosening the firm grasp Republican have on statewide politics as voting ends Tuesday for the 2022 elections. But it's likely to be a tough fight. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins, File)
            
              FILE - South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster greets lawmakers ahead of his State of the State address on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022, in Columbia, S.C.  Democrats in South Carolina get another shot at loosening the firm grasp Republican have on statewide politics as voting ends Tuesday for the 2022 elections. But it's likely to be a tough fight.(AP Photo/Meg Kinnard, File)
Democrats in SC trying to win 1st statewide race in 16 years