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James Stewart, Jr.

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James Stewart, Jr.
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South Carolina House District 86
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Republican
Profession Commercial General Contractor
James Stewart, Jr. (b. September 6, 1951) was
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a Republican member of the South Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 86.


Steward graduated from Aiken High School. He then attended Clemson University.

Professional experience

Stewart is a Commercial General Contractor.

Political experience

Stewart served as Vice Chair of the Small Business Division of the Aiken Chamber of Commerce in 1995. He then joined the South Carolina House of Representatives in 2003. He served in that position until 2010, representing the 86th District.

Committee assignments

While in the South Carolina House, Stewart served on the following committee:

Subcommittee on K-12 Education
Subcommittee on Transportation and Roadways



Stewart lost to William Taylor in the Republican primary on June 8 by a margin of 2,428-1,805. Stewart was seeking his fifth term.


On November 4, 2008 Stewart won re-election unopposed to the South Carolina House of Representatives with 12,271 votes, representing District 86. 

Stewart raised $9,455 for his campaign.[1]

South Carolina House of Representatives, District 86 (2008)
Candidates Votes

Green check mark transparent.png James Stewart, Jr. (R) 12,271

Campaign donors


Stewart raised $9,455 in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below.[2]

Donor Amount
South Carolina Trucking Association $1,000
South Carolina Petroleum Marketers Association $1,000
Palmetto Leadership Council $1,000
4 different donors each donated: $500


Stewart and his wife, Sharon, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
South Carolina House of Representatives District 86
Succeeded by
William Taylor (R)