|South Carolina State Senate District 28|
|November 14, 2016|
|Years in position||2|
|Bachelor's||University of Memphis|
|J.D.||University of South Carolina School of Law|
|Place of birth||Memphis, TN|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hembree served on the following committees:
|South Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Natural Resources|
|• Fish, Game and Forestry|
Hembree ran in the 2012 election for South Carolina State Senate District 28. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 12. Incumbent Dick Elliott (D) was not running for re-election. The general election took place on November 6, 2012 and Hembree won the election.
|South Carolina State Senate, District 28, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Greg Hembree Incumbent||66.1%||26,118|
Comprehensive donor information for Hembree is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Hembree raised a total of $137,536 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 21, 2013.
|Greg Hembree's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||South Carolina State Senate, District 28||$137,536|
|Grand Total Raised||$137,536|
2012Hembree won election to the South Carolina State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Hembree raised a total of $137,536.
|South Carolina State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Greg Hembree's campaign in 2012|
|Senate Republican Caucus of South Carolina||$5,000|
|Harris & Gasser Pa||$1,000|
|Spinksville III LLC||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$137,536|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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The South Carolina State Legislature was in its 120th legislative session from January 8, 2013, to June 6, 2014. In 2014, a statewide session was held from June 17 to June 19 "for the consideration of certain specified matters."
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- AP.org, "South Carolina State Senate and State House Election Results," accessed November 7, 2012
- South Carolina State Election Commission, "2012 Candidates," accessed April 26, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "Hembree, Greg," accessed June 21, 2013
- South Carolina State Legislature Online, "H*5282 Concurrent Resolution," accessed June 26, 2014
Dick Elliott (D)
|South Carolina State Senate - District 28
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