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Tuesday, June 28, is primary runoff day in South Carolina.  Tomorrow is the last day you can vote early before Tuesday’s election.

There are runoffs in two key races for U.S. Senate and Superintendent of Education.

In the Democratic Senate race, it’s Catherine Fleming Bruce versus Krystie Matthews.  The winner faces Republican Tim Scott in the November general election.

In the Republican State Superintendent of Education race, Kathy Maness faces Ellen Weaver. Maness, current executive director of the Palmetto State Teachers Association, has the backing of outgoing Superintendent Molly Spearman.  The winner of this runoff race will face Democrat Lisa Ellis and a third party candidate in the November general election.

In Aiken County, early voting is available to all registered voters at the Ronnie Young Aiken County Government Center at 1930 University Parkway.  You can vote today until 5:00 p.m. and tomorrow from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.