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John E. Courson

Republican — Senator — District 20
Available Terms:
  • 119
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

John E. Courson represents Senate District 20 in the South Carolina Senate, is a member of five committees, and is the primary sponsor of 382 bills.

1996 29536.0
1998 355339.62
2000 121105.0
2002 6950.0
2004 173809.04
2006 53549.08
2008 136875.0
2010 34600.0
2012 120199.12

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Columbia Address:

    412 Gressette Bldg.Columbia 29201
    Phone: 803-212-6250



News and Blog Coverage

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • S 815

    A Concurrent Resolution To Express The Belief Of The General Assembly That Nascar Racing Is An Integral And Vital Part Of The State Of South Carolina And Its Economy And To Recognize The Darlington Raceway As One Of Our State'S Most Treasured Attractions, As Well As Identify South Carolina'S Rich Nascar History In The State Of South Carolina And To Name The Week Of August 31, 2015 Through September 6, 2015 As "Darlington Raceway Week, A Week Too Tough To Tame In South Carolina".

  • S 806

    A Concurrent Resolution To Declare September 2015 As "Grandparent Appreciation Month" In South Carolina And To Recognize The Grandparents' Rights Association For Its Outstanding Work In Advocating For South Carolina'S Grandparents.

  • S 779

    A Senate Resolution To Recognize And Honor Bryan "Jay" Koon For His Outstanding Career In Law Enforcement And To Congratulate Him For Being Elected As The Thirty-Ninth Sheriff Of Lexington County.

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  • S 774

    A Senate Resolution To Recognize And Honor Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church Upon The Occasion Of Its Quasquicentennial Anniversary And To Congratulate Reverend Rock E. Sims And The Congregation For One Hundred Twenty Five Years Of Ministry To The Community.

  • S 755

    A Senate Resolution To Recognize And Honor Chief Of Police Brian Buck Upon The Occasion Of His Retirement From The Irmo Police Department, To Thank Him For His Twenty-Four Years Of Outstanding Service, And To Wish Him Continued Success And Happiness In All His Future Endeavors.

  • S 744

    A Senate Resolution To Recognize And Honor A. Lewis Mccarty For His Distinguished Service As Lexington County'S Interim Chief Law Enforcement Officer.

Recent Votes

S 590

to concur

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4291.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 48.0
S 484

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3984.0
•••No: 36.0
•••Other: 48.0
S 505

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3984.0
•••No: 24.0
•••Other: 510.0
H 3702

Rule 15A-Cloture

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 715.0
•••No: 3371.0
•••Other: 613.0
S 47

to adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4393.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 36.0
H 4135

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4291.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 48.0
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