Wendy Brawley wins Democratic Party primary runoff
Wendy Brawley won the Democratic Party’s primary runoff over Heath Hill in the S.C. House District 70 race, Tuesday.
Brawley was also the top vote-getter in the May 2 primary. Hill finished second. District 70 was represented by Joe Neal who died in February.
District 70 covers Lower Richland and portions of western Sumter County.
Brawley will face Sumter Republican Bill Strickland in the June 20, special election. It is a district that heavily favors the Democratic Party’s candidate.