Democrat Byron Gipson elected Fifth Circuit Solicitor, Harpootlian wins District 20 Senate seat
Democrat Byron Gipson was elected to the office of Fifth Circuit Solicitor Tuesday.
He defeated John Meadors Gipson received 95,479, or 72 percent, of the votes to Meadors 36,852 votes, or 28 percent.
In the SC Senate District 20 race Democrat Dick Harpootlian defeated Republican Benjamin Dunn.
Harpootlian got 20,269 votes or 52 percent to Dunn’s 18, 655 votes or 48 percent.