John E. Courson

John E. Courson REPRepublican

American politician

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John E. CoursonREPRepublican American politician
79
Years of Age
34
Years of Experience
SCResidence (state)

John E. Courson (born November 21, 1944) is a former American politician. He served as a Republican member of the South Carolina Senate, representing the 20th District from 1985 to 2018. He resigned after pleading guilty to a common law misconduct charge in office.

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Education3 - 3 of 1
University of South Carolina
Graduated
1968
Past Positions1 - 9 of 9
Senator
South Carolina State Senate
1984 - 2018
Former State Chair
United States Senator Strom Thurmond
Former State Co-Chair
United States Senator Strom Thurmond
Former Treasurer
United States Senator Strom Thurmond
Former Volunteer
Ronald Reagan Presidential Campaign
Former Volunteer
George H. W. Bush Presidential Campaign
Member
United States Marine Corps Reserves
Current
Former Executive Vice President
Keenan Insurance and Financial Services Incorporated
Senior Vice President
Keenan & Suggs Insurance Agency, present
Other Experience1 - 12 of 12
Representative
Southern Regional Education Board
2003
Representative
Counter Terrorism Coordination Council
2003
Member
Armed Forces of the United States Veterans' Monument Commission
2002
Member
Veterans Study Committee
2001
Chair
Strom Thurmond Monument Commission
1997
Chair
Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations
1995
Former Chair
Higher Education Subcommittee, South Carolina State Senate
Former Chair
Education Committee, South Carolina State Senate
Former Member
Ethics Committee, South Carolina State Senate
Former Member
Medical Affairs Committee, South Carolina State Senate
Former Member
Finance Committee, South Carolina State Senate
Former Member
Banking and Insurance Committee, South Carolina State Senate