South Carolina Politics
There will be a special Republican Primary on Aug. 18 to decide who will get the nomination to represent District 107 in the S.C. House of Representatives.
Myrtle Beach’s Representative to Columbia Alan Clemmons announced he is retiring on Friday after nearly 20 years in public office. He recently served as the chair of the House Rules Committee.
Combined, the three shadowy organizations were able to spend more than three times what Rankin was able to raise for his own campaign.
S.C. Senate Judiciary committee chairman Luke Rankin garnered just 40 percent of the vote in a three-way GOP primary for the Horry County seat he's held since 1993, forcing him into a combative head-to-head showdown against financial adviser John Gallman.
The announcement makes Rice, R-Myrtle Beach, the second South Carolina congressman to contract the disease, joining U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham, D-Charleston, who tested positive for the virus in late March.
Mayors along South Carolina's coast envision an incremental and careful reopening of beaches. But now they have only days to decide whether to keep or modify restrictions meant to protect their citizens during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Military Base Task Force is prioritizing five pieces of legislation, one of which is getting close to becoming law. Some of them are also backed by Department of Defense initiatives and the Navy. They range from exempting military retirees from taxes to regulating wind energy in the state.
With an October deadline looming for the REAL ID conversion, the state's DMV is going mobile. Traveling units will hit every county through May.
Residents of Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester counties who evacuated ahead of Hurricane Dorian can return home starting at 10 a.m. Friday
You have to wonder what voters see in state Sen. Stephen Goldfinch. Because nearly everything he does is the opposite of local sentiment.
“I have watched him stand in solidarity with President Donald Trump and our administration for a strong national defense, for less taxes, less regulation and conservative appointments to the courts,” the vice president said of Graham in Myrtle Beach.
The catastrophic flooding caused by Hurricane Florence has caused an estimated $75 million worth of damage to South Carolina's roadways
Some South Carolinians who were out of work because of Hurricane Florence can apply for unemployment benefits
Georgetown County residents were urged Monday to flee low-lying areas ahead of the floodwaters that will consume them later this week
As rising rivers and waterways threaten to cut off most routes into Horry County, the area's congressman is renewing the call for an interstate connection to the area.
President Donald Trump will fly into Myrtle Beach on Wednesday morning to visit a region of South Carolina hammered by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence.
State officials are preparing for the possibility that major roads in the Myrtle Beach area could get washed out due to catastrophic flooding.
South Carolina businesses have begun fighting back against the Trump administration's tariffs, but the state's leading politicians on Capitol …
In at least one way, South Carolina’s climate has changed noticeably.
COLUMBIA — President Donald Trump will visit to a high school outside Columbia and Vice President Mike Pence will speak at a college outside M…
The Republicans running governor will debate Wednesday without the current officeholder, making Gov. Henry McMaster a likely target of their barbs.
COLUMBIA — Phil Noble, a Democratic candidate for South Carolina governor, named Gloria Bromell Tinubu as his running mate pick for lieutenant…
COLUMBIA — Some legislators' effort to prevent local governments from banning plastic bags headed Thursday to the Senate floor for a debate th…
MYRTLE BEACH — It took just about a day for the video to reach 60 million people, and for many in this coastal city, that wasn't a good thing.
And now, another installment of Great Moments in Bureaucratic History: