Democratic presidential candidates have put an emphasis on visiting South Carolina in the campaign trail. The state is the first to hold a Democratic Primary, Feb. 29th, making it a crucial factor in determining who will win the party's primary.
In their visits to South Carolina, candidates have frequented the Orangeburg area, largely due to its strong Democratic presence. In fact, all of the county's elected officials are Democrats, a representative of how strong the party's presence is in the county.
Below is a list of all of the T&D's coverage of candidate visits. Read all of the articles to get to know the candidates and their political stances, ahead of today's debate.
“I think we are in the battle for the soul of this nation,” 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden told more than 200 crowd members …
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders made stops in Orangeburg and Denmark on Saturday to discuss educational and environmenta…
Orangeburg residents share many concerns with other people across the country, Pete Buttigieg said Monday.
DENMARK – Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke held a town hall event at Voorhees College on Saturday afternoon, discussing issues ra…
Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker said he was “proud to reach those here in Orangeburg” at the CNN town hall event held Wednesday night.
Democratic Sen. Cory Booker worked to make the case that he should be president at a CNN Town Hall held Wednesday night in Orangeburg’s Steven…