Sunday’s editorial encourages more women to consider runs for elected office:
A little over a year ago, as city, county and state leaders took their seats in a dimly lit ballroom at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center to discuss the issues affecting our area, one leader stood out. Among the 30 or so of the most powerful elected officials in the area, the only woman was Myrtle Beach City Councilwoman Susan Grissom Means.
Asked about her unique position, Means didn’t prevaricate. “This is ridiculous,” she said after last year’s meeting.