WASHINGTON — Three leading legal scholars testified Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s attempts to have Ukraine investigate Democratic rivals are grounds for impeachment, bolstering the D…
Called "Real Quid Pro Quo," the 30-second spot focuses on Democrat Joe Cunningham's vote for the impeachment inquiry.
It’s too bad Graham’s up for reelection at the same time as the president because our senior senator keeps getting dragged into national affairs. These days, he catches grief wherever he goes — just for trying to keep his job in trying times.
In his first trip to the site of America's longest war, Trump arrived at Bagram Air Field shortly after 8:30 p.m. local time Thursday and spent more than 2½ hours on the ground, serving turkey, thanking the troops and sitting down with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.
"We're not going to live where just Donald Trump and his family gets looked at," U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, said Monday.
Nancy Mace is shocked — shocked — that a bunch of durn Democrats are digging into her past.
Democratic presidential candidates clashed in a debate over the future of health care in America, racial inequality and their ability to build a winning coalition to take on President Donald Trump next year.
Ambassador Gordon Sondland declared to impeachment investigators Wednesday that President Donald Trump and his lawyer Rudy Giuliani explicitly sought a "quid pro quo" with Ukraine, leveraging an Oval Office visit for political investigations of Democrats. But he also came to believe the trade involved much more.
Democratic political operatives in Washington are searching far and wide for any and all dirt they can on the Republican candidates running in South Carolina's 1st Congressional District, and they've left behind a paper trail.
The American Action Network, one of several outside organizations that promote House Republicans, will spend around $121,000 on the ad in South Carolina's competitive 1st Congressional District, the group said.
Sanford said he never expected to become president or win the GOP nomination. He admitted his fiscal message was — and has always been — "a hard sell."
Stone was convicted of all seven counts in a federal indictment that accused him of lying to Congress, tampering with a witness and obstructing the House investigation into whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russia to tip the 2016 election.
The dispute lays bare stark ideological differences between the two South Carolina lawmakers over whether government or the private sector is more effective at combating poverty.
America, Nikki Haley wants you to know that she's ready when you are. Whenever that may be.
Mark Sanford will return ... whether we want him to or not.
With an acute focus on defeating Democrat Joe Cunningham next year, South Carolina Republicans are staffing up and building robust 2020 field operations a year before the general election.
Former Vice President Joe Biden is leading South Carolina polls for one very important reason.
Mark Hamill, better known as Luke Skywalker, basically endorsed South Carolina Democratic Senate candidate Jaime Harrison in a Tuesday afternoon tweet … while throwing some fairly serious shade at our senior senator.
Voters in South Carolina will be using new machines for the first time in 15 years for the 2019 election. Here is a step-by-step explainer of what's the same and what's different about the voting process.
A vote Thursday in the U.S. House to set ground rules for the ongoing impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump fell largely along party lines, underscoring the increasingly intense partisan bickering that has consumed the Capitol for months now.
Democrats rammed a package of ground rules for their impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump through a sharply divided House on Thursday, the chamber's first formal vote in a fight that could stretch into the 2020 election year.
Some Benedict College grads weren’t thrilled to see their alma mater host President Donald Trump on campus last week.
Charleston's U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham said Tuesday he intends to vote in favor of a House resolution this week that will lay out the ground rules for the ongoing impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
First lady Melania Trump and second lady Karen Pence will travel to Charleston on Wednesday, a White House official confirmed to The Post and Courier on Monday.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., a close personal and political ally, also said that "Elijah was truly a master of the House."
The bipartisan legislation would impose harsh economic sanctions on the Turkish government and financial institutions, prohibit U.S. military assistance to Turkey and restrict visa access for Turkish government officials.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday dashed South Carolina’s hopes of reviving a failed plan to process tons of plutonium from nuclear weapons at a plant near Aiken.
Joe Cunningham just doesn’t get it. The 1st District congressman is still “withholding judgment” on whether President Trump should be impeached for asking Ukraine to investigate his most formidable political rival.
U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson of South Carolina says he had no knowledge that there was anything improper with the $5,400 in contributions and will return the money immediately.
S.C. Senator Lindsey Graham castigated President Donald Trump's abrupt decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria as "a disaster in the making."
The White House said Sunday that U.S. forces in northeast Syria will move aside and clear the way for an expected Turkish assault, essentially abandoning Kurdish fighters who fought alongside American forces in the yearslong battle to defeat Islamic State militants.
At the very least, you’d think Jaime Harrison would send Lindsey Graham a thank-you note.
Headlining a fundraiser Friday night for South Carolina Democrats, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she is committed to leading Congress through the "difficult" process of launching an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
Some South Carolina congressmen have a point: Democrats could have launched their inquiry into an intelligence agent’s whistleblower complaint about Trump without using the term “impeachment.” And probably should have. The right thing to do in a situation like this is to gather all the facts, and then decide what to do. As congressman Joe Cunningham suggested.
South Carolina’s senior senator has been getting trolled mercilessly this week on social media — and the media in general — for his apparently, uh, evolving views on impeachment.
A cellphone micro-jamming test inside a South Carolina prison proves that inmates' calls can be blocked without interfering with signals beyond their confinement, according to a federal report released Wednesday.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham didn't immediately sign on to House Speaker Nancy's Pelosi's call for an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
State Rep. Nancy Mace says that she believes the power to stop offshore drilling rests with the state ... and the U.S. Senate will never pass Cunningham’s bill anyway. She has a point on the Senate, but her main argument doesn’t hold water — even with other Republicans.
The South Carolina Republican Party has come up with an ingenious plan to save taxpayer money.
The head of the National Weather Service issued a strong public defense Monday of forecasters who contradicted President Donald Trump's claim that Hurricane Dorian posed a threat to Alabama as it approached the United States.
While South Carolina was evacuating, and waiting, we missed North Carolina getting completely scrambled.
Eight months into his tenure in Congress, U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham is drawing praise from an unexpected source: A conservative advocacy group funded by the Koch brothers.
Attorney General Alan Wilson joined 14 other attorneys general around the country in signing the brief, which says sexual orientation is not covered under workplace civil rights protections.
The fundraiser marked Pence's third visit this year alone to South Carolina — a state that is unlikely to be particularly competitive in next year's general election but will play a critical early-voting role in the 2024 GOP presidential primaries.
Nearly a quarter of South Carolina Republicans say a 2020 presidential primary would only be an opportunity for President Donald Trump’s enemies to hurt him. So, of course, they shouldn’t hold one.
The more Mark Sanford warns us about looming dark days, the more he sounds like The Dark Knight.
Mark Sanford, still mulling a possible 2020 presidential bid, will travel to New Hampshire on Tuesday as he nears a final decision on whether he will mount a serious run against Donald Trump.
Andrew Wheeler, who has officially served as head of the EPA since February, gave a wide-ranging interview to the Post and Courier Friday and expressed interest in whether there's enough regulation on chemicals known as PFOS and PFOAs.
"He's thoughtful most of the time. We agree almost none of the time. And he is very likable all of the time," U.S. Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., said of Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker.
"I plan to run for re-election, but that will be my last one if I run," U.S. Sen. Tim Scott said in a wide-ranging interview Thursday at The Post and Courier's "Pints and Politics" event.
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