Beaufort News

Progressive Network head to speak today

Brett Bursey, executive director of the S.C. Progressive Network, will discuss South Carolina's voter ID law, the effects of redistricting on black voters and anti-labor legislation at a Northern Beaufort County Democratic Club meeting at 6:30 p.m. today at the Golden Corral restaurant in Beaufort.

The presentation is free and open to the public. Attendees can purchase dinner beginning at 6 p.m.

Bursey, a 1966 graduate of Beaufort High School, has served as the network's executive director since its 1995 founding.

Information: Call club president Theresa White at 843-597-2482.