Harry Pavilack

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Harry Pavilack
Candidate for
U.S. Senate, South Carolina
Bachelor'sClemson University
J.D.University of South Carolina
Place of birthPittsburgh, PA
Campaign website
Harry Pavilack is a 2016 Democratic presidential candidate.[1]

Pavilack was a 2014 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. Senate from South Carolina.[2] Richland County Councilwoman Joyce Dickerson defeated Sidney Moore and Pavilack in the Democratic primary.[3]

He was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 7th Congressional District of South Carolina.[4]


Pavilack graduated from Clemson University with a dual degree in economics and English. He also earned his J.D. from the University of South Carolina School of law. He has practiced law for 40 years.[5]



Pavilack is a 2016 Democratic presidential candidate.[1]


See also: United States Senate special election in South Carolina, 2014

Pavilack ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. Senate, to represent South Carolina.[2] Joyce Dickerson defeated former York County Councilman Sidney Moore and Pavilack in the Democratic primary.[3]

U.S. Senate, South Carolina Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJoyce Dickerson 65.4% 72,547
Sidney Moore 23.6% 26,191
Harry Pavilack 11% 12,214
Total Votes 110,952
Source: Results via Associated Press


See also: South Carolina's 7th Congressional District elections, 2012

Pavilack ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent South Carolina's 7th District. Pavilack lost to Gloria Bromell Tinubu in the June 12, 2012, Democratic primary.[6][7]

Effect of redistricting

See also: Redistricting in South Carolina

The 7th District was added following the results of the 2010 census. According to the Washington Post, despite Republican-controlled redistricting decisions, this district was a battleground for Democrats and Republicans seeking control of the U.S. House. With Republican front-runner Thad Viers deciding not to run and Democrat Ted Vick showing some appeal to conservatives, South Carolina's 7th was a swing district in 2012.[8]

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