The 1st Congressional District
of South Carolina
is a congressional district is located along the state's eastern coastline. It includes North Charleston, and parts of Dorchester, Berkeley, and Georgetown counties. It also includes Myrtle Beach.
The current representative of the 1st congressional district is Timothy Scott (R).
- See also: South Carolina's 1st congressional district elections, 2012
The 1st congressional district of South Carolina will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.
On November 2, 2010, Scott won election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Ben Frasier, Robert Dobbs, Rob Groce, Keith Blandford, and Jimmy Wood in the general election.
|U.S. House of Representatives, South Carolina Congressional District 1 Election, 2010
|| Ben Frasier
|| Rob Groce
|| Robert Dobbs
|| Keith Blandford
|| Jimmy Wood
- See also: Redistricting in South Carolina
The S.C. Legislature adopted a new redistricting map, and the Department of Justice approved it in October 2010. As a result, South Carolina gained a new, [[South Carolina's 7th congressional district| 7th congressional district].