Nov 06, 2018
Apr 16, 2018 - Jul 16, 2018
The Lieutenant Governor of the State of South Carolina is an elected constitutional officer, the second ranking officer of the executive branch and the first officer in line to succeed the Governor of South Carolina. The lieutenant governor is popularly elected every four years by a plurality and is limited to two consecutive terms. Beginning in 2018, the lieutenant governor will be elected on a joint ticket with the governor. The lieutenant governor is South Carolina's second highest constitutional officer. Under the state constitution, the lieutenant governor serves as the president of the state senate and assumes the position of governor if for any reason the governor is unable to perform the duties of that office. The salary for this position is $46,545/year.
Submit application to:
South Carolina State Election Commission, 1122 Lady Street, Columbia, SC, 29201, US