Both of the candidates running for South Carolina governor are now playing a role in the state's response to impending Hurricane Florence.
The impending hurricane promises to disrupt the traditional trajectory of the governor's race, which usually tends to pick up steam after Labor Day.
Though Katie Arrington was the preferred candidate in the poll, her campaign questioned the source of the survey.
While the races for South Carolina governor and the state's 1st Congressional District have attracted most of the headlines, several other key Palmetto State contests set for Nov. 6 are worth …
Republican Gov. Henry McMaster views the issue as a matter of religious freedom. Democrat James Smith argues the policy allows for unconstitutional discrimination.
Cunningham is running as a Democrat in a state where Democrats are outnumbered five-to-three in the Legislature and hold just one of nine seats on Capitol Hill.
One of the 2018 midterm races worth watching is right here in South Carolina's 1st Congressional District.
Democrats argued the ads would have offered a free publicity boost to the Republican congressional candidate just months before election day without her having to spend any of her own campaign money.
The familiar general election strategy has fallen short in years past. But new poll numbers from James Smith's campaign have revived Democratic hopes that 2018 could be different.
The change, first approved by voters in a 2012 ballot referendum, will mean that the winners will work much more in tandem than the state's top two elected officials have in years past.
Republican congressional candidate Katie Arrington on Thursday broke with President Donald Trump and his repeated attacks on the press by affirming she personally does not believe journalists are the enemy of the people.
Maria Belen Chapur says President Trump said "enough is enough" after the president called her a "flamingo" dancer.
Republican congressional candidate Katie Arrington left her doctor's office Monday without a cast on her left leg, meaning she's able to walk and drive some six weeks after surviving a head-on…
Shortly after The Post and Courier brought up the possibility that the move could derail James Smith's candidacy and leave the Democrats searching for a new nominee, Smith decided to "eliminate potential misunderstanding" by withdrawing from consideration for the Working Families, Green and Libertarian parties.
Democrats could end up losing their candidate for South Carolina governor this fall after nominee James Smith filed to simultaneously run for three other smaller political parties.
Former President Barack Obama endorsed 81 Democrats running in the November midterms Wednesday but none are in South Carolina, including congressional hopeful Joe Cunningham or gubernatorial candidate James Smith.
"Katie Arrington should be on Joe Cunningham’s payroll — and angling for a performance bonus," writes Brian Hicks.
Katie Arrington spent 20 minutes at the White House talking with President Donald Trump last week. She publicized it in a tweet Tuesday.
A day after Katie Arrington cited China as a bigger offender in tampering with America's 2016 presidential election, the South Carolina Republican congressional candidate agreed Russia is the culprit.
Two South Carolina lawmakers took to the airwaves Sunday to criticize President Donald Trump for both his handling of Russia and his decision to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to the …
The alleged female Russian spy who tried to make in-roads with the National Rifle Association and now faces federal conspiracy charges, spent Thanksgiving last year at U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford's farm.
Mark Sanford is comfortable with his loss.
The RNC's announcement puts the city back in the national spotlight eight years after it hosted the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford — his days numbered in Congress — renewed his call for President Donald Trump to release his tax returns, saying the president's pro-Moscow performance in Finland mandat…
If President Donald Trump's performance next to Russian President Vladimir Putin got you thinking it could trigger a GOP challenger and 2020 primary in South Carolina, don't hold your breath.
U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson of South Carolina considers himself to be a trusting guy with an open-door policy in Washington.
Republican Katie Arrington thanked supporters and urged Republicans to stand together, while admitting she ran as "an outsider in my own party." She then took aim at her Democratic opponent Joe Cunningham and veered into policy positions, specifically her stance on offshore drilling.
Here's the latest round of congressional fundraising disclosures.
A South Carolina Democrat has more than five times more cash on hand than his Republican challenger, an eyebrow-raiser in a congressional district long-considered a GOP-stronghold.
Less than a week after she left the hospital following a severe car crash, the Donald Trump-backed South Carolina congressional candidate who defeated Mark Sanford is already back in fierce fi…
A report released Wednesday by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office provided previously undisclosed details about the crash that severely injured Republican congressional candidate Katie Arr…
SUMTER — Archie Parnell is ready to go back on offense.
National Democrats say a congressional race in ruby red South Carolina could help them win back control of the House.
Another wave of coastal South Carolina mayors endorsed Democrat Joe Cunningham Monday in his congressional run, a sign that offshore drilling is emerging as a defining issue in the race.
Katie Arrington faces months of painful recovery after she was critically injured in a head-on collision two weeks ago, but on Friday the South Carolina Republican congressional candidate finally got to go home.
Bikers for Trump still riding with the presidents, despite Harley Davidson's move.
U.S. Sen. Tim Scott teamed up with the Senate's two other black members Friday to file legislation to make lynching a federal crime — a measure that has repeatedly failed in Congress for more …
Democrat Joe Cunningham began easing back into campaign mode Thursday, five days after he temporarily suspended his congressional campaign after Republican opponent Katie Arrington was seriously injured in a car crash.
The driver who crashed her car into the vehicle carrying congressional candidate Katie Arrington last week had trouble seeing at night, the incident report says.
South Carolina Democrats on Tuesday looked to finalize their remaining candidates to take on veteran Republicans for seats in Congress this fall.
State Sen. William Timmons stopped Lee Bright’s improbable comeback bid in its tracks Tuesday night, winning the GOP primary runoff in the race to replace U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy.
The only local runoff in the Charleston region Tuesday settled the Republican race for House District 110 covering parts of downtown Charleston and Mount Pleasant.
"I don't understand the president's preoccupation and focus on me for a number of days now, on both my campaign and on my representation in Congress," Mark Sanford told The Post and Courier on Tuesday.
Tens of thousands of voters statewide will return to the polls Tuesday for runoffs to settle the November ballot. Even if you did not vote two weeks ago, you can today.
Hours before voters headed to the polls for South Carolina's GOP primary runoff, President Donald Trump rallied supporters behind incumbent Gov. Henry McMaster.
President Donald Trump kept his public and personal slams against Mark Sanford going Monday night — even if he was way off in his geography.
Trump came to South Carolina to rally support for Gov. Henry McMaster on the eve of his GOP primary runoff against Greenville businessman John Warren.
The driver of the car that crashed into the vehicle carrying congressional candidate Katie Arrington on Friday is believed to have been involved in a hit-and-run only moments before.
After congressional candidate Katie Arrington was taken off a ventilator Monday morning, her doctors gave her the news.
Nearly two weeks after defeating longtime U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford in his re-election bid, Republican congressional candidate Katie Arrington now faces her toughest challenge yet: Recovery.
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