Hugh Leatherman

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Hugh Leatherman
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President Pro Tempore of the South Carolina Senate
In office
January 25, 2017 – January 8, 2019
Preceded byKevin L. Bryant
Succeeded byPosition abolished
In office
June 18, 2014 – January 24, 2017
Preceded byYancey McGill
Succeeded byKevin L. Bryant
Member of the South Carolina Senate
from the 31st district
Assumed office
January 1981
Preceded byJohn Waller
Personal details
Born (1931-04-14) April 14, 1931 (age 88)
Lincolnton, North Carolina, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Jean
Alma materNorth Carolina State University (BS)

Hugh K. Leatherman Sr. (born April 14, 1931) is a Republican member of the South Carolina Senate, serving since 1981.[1] The 31st District, which he currently represents, is in Florence, South Carolina. As Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, Leatherman also sits on the state's Budget and Control Board.

He has served as President Pro Tempore of the South Carolina Senate for all but one day from 2014 through 2019.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. aknittle@postandcourier.com, Andrew Knittle. "Hugh Leatherman re-elected as president pro tem of S.C. Senate in close vote". Post and Courier. Retrieved 2017-01-26.
  2. "Hugh Leatherman will not take lieutenant governor job". Retrieved 25 January 2017.

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