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Commentary: Keep Charleston Together in New 1st Congressional District Map

By Joe Cunningham

For the past year, the former president and his supporters have falsely alleged that the 2020 presidential election was stolen. His baseless accusations led to illegal election tampering in several states, violent threats against local nonpartisan election officials and their families, and ultimately the deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. The president’s legal team lost every challenge it brought, and his lawyers have been sanctioned and fined for making frivolous claims.

While the big lie has been debunked and no evidence of widespread election fraud has been found, there is a very real effort underway to steal future elections right here in South Carolina.

South Carolina Republicans are attempting to steal congressional elections for the next decade. That isn’t hyperbole {...}