I am excited to support my uncle, Councilman Jim Manning, for his run for SC House District 78!
Richland County Council Jim Manning to Run for SC House District 78
Columbia, South Carolina, August 3, 2015
Jim Manning is officially announcing that he will run for the SC House of Representatives’ District 78. Manning, a licensed Social Worker, has served on Richland County Council since 2009. He is married to Sandra C. Manning, Ph.D. who served on the Richland School District ONE Board from 1993 to 2004 and they have 2 adult sons. In addition to his Masters in Social Work, he has a Masters in Public Administration from the University of South Carolina.
Jim will continue his efforts to improve the lives of citizens residing in Richland County by creating a thriving Decker Boulevard, safe communities with stellar schools and empowered neighborhoods. Jim will remain committed to his previous work to improve infrastructure, particularly the state’s roads and bridges. His particular interest at this time regarding safe communities is the prevention of human trafficking.
On council, has brought his educational and professional experience to balance government budgets against people’s needs to reconcile fiscal responsibility and social programs. Called an affable Social Worker by a local reporter, this is a characteristic that has served the citizens on Richland County well during his years as an elected official.