Charleston City Council members say their audit of Mayor John Tecklenburg’s office is not political, isn’t personal, and has absolutely nothing to do with his wife.
S.C. Republicans will meet for their state convention Saturday at River Bluff High School in Lexington. The convention gavels at 10 a.m.
Hillary Clinton's former communications director says the double standard in the current crop of 2020 candidates is easy to spot.
Democratic presidential candidates, you have a problem.
"This is something I don't take lightly," the Rev. Eric S.C. Manning said of his church's emerging prominence as the 2020 Democrats running for president call to visit.
"And the whole thing around Robert E. Lee is a myth," Clyburn said. "It's just that simple."
Charleston County's election board appointees want a 50 percent pay increase, but some officials would rather focus on improving pay for poll workers who earn far less.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg came to North Charleston and said he needs to make inroads with African American voters.
In Joe Biden's first visit to South Carolina in his nascent 2020 presidential campaign, the former vice president set his sights squarely on the Republican incumbent, describing the race as an opportunity for Americans to "choose hope over fear, unity over division, truth over lies, and science over fiction."
SC Sen. Lindsey Graham is heading toward surpassing the nearly $14 million he raised in the 2014 election cycle.
Biden is doing a rally and fundraiser Saturday in his first trip to SC since becoming a candidate.
The leading Democratic candidates for president are being invited to Charleston on June 15 for a forum that will be broadcast on BET.
When Lindsey Graham is right, he’s right.
Years of experience and lengthy ties have given the former vice president a jump in the early primary state among a crowded field.
Graham said he found it offensive that someone in a cell facing the death penalty might be allowed to keep the right to participate in picking state, local or national leaders.
In her first visit to Charleston as a presidential candidate, Elizabeth Warren talked climate change and picked up an endorsement.
Graham faces no announced credible GOP primary challenger in 2020.
Bakari Sellers announced Monday that he is backing U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris in the 2020 presidential race, giving the California Democrat one of the most prominent endorsements yet in the critical early primary state of South Carolina.
The former Texas congressman's latest swing through the state will include stops in Charleston, Denmark, Clemson and Beaufort County, a campaign aide told The Post and Courier on Friday.
Former South Carolina Democratic Party chairman Jaime Harrison is on pace to quickly outraise U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham's last Democratic challenger, but the senator maintains a substantial early edge.
“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.
"Listen, that man loves South Carolina," McMaster said of Trump. "He's said so a thousand times. The people of South Carolina love him."
Five prominent South Carolina Democrats, including three state lawmakers, are giving the California Democrat an early boost in her 2020 campaign.
Booker's town hall in Orangeburg was the first in CNN's ongoing series with 2020 presidential candidates to be broadcast live from the Palmetto State.
According to an outline of Harris' plan, the average teacher in South Carolina would receive a $9,300 raise, equivalent to a 19 percent pay increase.
Led by U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Republicans on Capitol Hill cheered Sunday that no obstruction or collusion charges were coming after the release of the long-awaited Mueller report.
The Post and Courier conducted a three-week poll of South Carolina's Democratic Party county chairs. We asked each to list four candidates drawing their interest. Here's what we found:
The youngest candidate in the Democratic field was in Columbia on Saturday.
Though O'Rourke jumped into the Democratic primary race later than many of his competitors, his breakneck pace and prolonged days on the trail — driving himself across the state in a Dodge minivan — have allowed him to quickly make up up for lost time.
The latest would-be contenders to visit the critical early primary state Tuesday were U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton of Massachusetts and former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, both of whom said they are actively exploring the possibility of joining the pack.
The New Jersey Democrat's town hall will be at Stevenson Auditorium in Orangeburg at 10 p.m. on March 27, moderated by anchor Don Lemon.
In his first visit to South Carolina since launching his 2020 presidential campaign, the Obama administration's former Housing secretary told Democrats he's unfazed by not being an early frontrunner in the crowded primary field.
Both former leaders of the South Carolina Democratic Party, Don and Carol Fowler have welcomed several 2020 candidates to their home for meet-and-greets as a way to introduce them to Columbia-area voters.
How's this for overwhelming force: The Republican Society at The Citadel has more than 750 active members, and bills itself as the largest Republican club in the South.
Bernie Sanders needed seven stitches to close a gash on his forehead Friday.
In his first visit to South Carolina since officially launching his 2020 presidential campaign, Sanders attracted a crowd of more than 1,600 people inside the gymnasium at Royal Missionary Baptist Church.
Some members of Charleston City Council are sending an election year signal of disapproval to Mayor John Tecklenburg.
As one of U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn's daughters signals early interest in succeeding her father someday, former state Rep. Bakari Sellers is making clear that he will also compete in the eventual Democratic primary race to replace the longtime congressman.
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has brought on Hillary Clinton's 2016 South Carolina director from the general election to lead her 2020 primary campaign in the state.
An anonymous mailer is showing up in South Carolina mailboxes blasting the idea of legalized medical marijuana.
If you want to know how not to run an election, just take a drive up the interstate. Because North Carolina is putting on a clinic.
"I want to talk to voters everywhere from all backgrounds, from all different geographic parts of this state," the New Jersey Democrat said in Simpsonville.
Free to spend unlimited amounts of money, outside groups dropped more than $6 million last year to influence South Carolina’s elections, promoting their favorite candidates, attacking their political opponents and barraging voters with non-stop ads.
Some of the Democrats running for the White House have given their support for reparations to descendants of slaves. It will stir interest in South Carolina but still might not emerge as a major talking point.
COLUMBIA — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, considered a likely 2020 presidential candidate, swept into South Carolina on Friday, advocating for higher wages, calling for better health insurance and e…
The Minnesota Democrat started her day at a Greenville County Democrats monthly breakfast and speaking for about half-hour to an enthusiastic crowd of more than 200.
So Bernie Sanders is running for president again, seeking the Democratic nomination in South Carolina.
Some people are a little concerned about Lindsey Graham.
Joe Biden leads a new poll of South Carolina voters for likely 2020 presidential candidates followed by Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris. Nearly two out of three Republican voters want a South Carolina GOP presidential primary in 2020, the Change Research study found.
During his last time talking to a College of Charleston class, pollster Pat Caddell — who helped put Jimmy Carter and Donald Trump in the White House — said he was sorry for the messy state of…
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