2008 South Carolina Presidential Primary News and Maps

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News Coverage of the 2008 South Carolina Presidential Primary

John McCain wins January 19th Republican Presidential Primary in South Carolina: Eight years after his Presidential campaign imploded in South Carolina, John McCain wins the Republican presidential primary with 33% of the vote. McCain was followed by Huckabee (30%), Thompson (16%), Romney (15%), Paul (4%) and Giuliani (2%).

Barack Obama wins the January 26th Democratic Presidential Primary: In the bitter campaign charged with racial tension, Barack Obama won a commandinding victory with 55% of the vote. Clinton received 27% and Edwards 18%.

South Carolina Primary Election Maps from the New York Times
Democrats Democrat Presidential Primary Maps

Republicans Republican South Carolina Presidential Primary Map

Washington Post South Carolina Primary Coverage
Democrat Presidential Primary Map from the Washington Post

Results and Maps below.

Republican Presidential Primary – January 19th, 2008

  1. John McCain 33.2%
  2. Mike Huckabee 29.9%
  3. Mitt Romney 15.1%
  4. Fred Thompson 15.7%
  5. Ron Paul 3.7%
  6. Rudy Giuliani 2.1%

Democrat Presidential Primary – January 26th, 2008

Pre-Election Coverage 1/5/2008

New York Times South Carolina Primary Coverage
South Carolina Primary Maps