Election reform for increased voter participation in South Carolina
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Election reform for increased voter participation in South Carolina a commission report by Dan B. Mackey

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Published by South Carolina Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations in Columbia, SC (P.O. Box 12395, 1333 Main St., Suite 220, Columbia 29211) .
Written in English



  • South Carolina.


  • Voter registration -- South Carolina.,
  • Elections -- South Carolina.,
  • Voting -- South Carolina.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Dan B. Mackey and Jeffrey R. Clements.
SeriesA Commission report, Commission report (South Carolina Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations)
ContributionsClements, Jeffrey R., South Carolina Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations.
LC ClassificationsJK4291 .M33 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination21 p. ;
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1990706M
LC Control Number90623708

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