Richland Co. elections group offers director position to candidate

Howard Jackson in the elections meeting.
Howard Jackson in the elections meeting.

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The Richland County Elections Commission just voted to make an offer on the open elections director position.

The board is going to offer the job to candidate Howard Jackson. They are currently negotiating the terms of the contract.

Jackson is the Orangeburg County elections director.

The commission had been in executive session for over an hour.

The position became available when former director Lillian McBride resigned after major issues during the November election.

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