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Brown retired at the end of the 111th Congress.

Rep. Henry E. Brown Jr. (R-S.C.)

  • District: 1st District, East -- part of Charleston, Myrtle Beach
  • Residence: Hanahan
  • Born: December 20, 1935; Bishopville, S.C.
  • Religion: Baptist
  • Family: Wife, Billye Brown; three children (one deceased)
  • Education: Berkeley H.S., graduated 1953
  • Military Service: S.C. National Guard 1953-62
  • Political Highlights: Hanahan City Council, 1981-85; S.C. House, 1985-00; U.S. House, 2001-11
  • Elected: Elected: 2000 (5th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Natural Resources (Insular Affairs, Oceans & Wildlife - Ranking Member; National Parks, Forests & Public Lands); Transportation & Infrastructure (Highways & Transit; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials; Water Resources & Environment); Veterans' Affairs (Health - Ranking Member)
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State Information: 1st District, East -- part of Charleston, Myrtle Beach

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2010 general Tim Scott (R) 152,755 65.4%
Ben Frasier (D) 67,008 28.7%
Rob Groce (WFM) 4,148 1.8%
Robert Dobbs (GREEN) 3,369 1.4%
Keith Blandford (LIBERT) 2,750 1.2%
Jimmy Wood (INDC) 2,489 1.1%
M.E. McCullough (UC) 1,013 0.4%
2008 general Henry Brown (R) 177,540 51.9%
Linda Ketner (D) 163,724 47.9%
2006 general Henry Brown (R) 115,766 59.7%
Randy Maatta (D, WFM) 73,218 37.7%
James Dunn (GREEN) 4,875 2.5%
2004 general Henry Brown (R) 186,448 87.8%
James Dunn (GREEN) 25,674 12.1%
2002 general Henry Brown (R) 122,518 89.5%
James Dunn (UC) 9,560 7%
Joseph Innella (NL) 4,775 3.5%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2008 Barack Obama: 42% John McCain: 56%
2004 John Kerry: 38% George W. Bush: 61%
2000 Al Gore: 38% George W. Bush: 59%

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