Just when he’d reached the peak of his popularity among Republican primary voters, practically assuring himself of another term, our senior senator had to mouth off and sound all reasonable.
So, when President Donald Trump made Nikki Haley an offer she couldn’t refuse, he may have been settling some family business.
U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham said Wednesday that President Donald Trump should "admit that climate change is real" and help form solutions that will protect the environment without destroying America's economy.
Donald Trump predicted this Madness.
Said a South Carolina friend of Ross Perot: "He loved South Carolina, he loved the (aircraft carrier) Yorktown. He was a Navy man. He was a great, great patriot."
Republicans are already lining up to challenge congressman Joe Cunningham, apoplectic that they lost the 1st District seat last year to a Democrat.
Joe Biden's comments came as he and rival presidential candidate Kamala Harris were set to circle each other while campaigning Sunday in South Carolina.
State Sen. Gerald Malloy recently suggested it’s time for voters to decide whether South Carolina is finally game for casinos.
Nikki Haley was in Jerusalem this week, attending a conference on U.S.-Israel relations, visiting the Western Wall — and polishing her image as a world leader.
Meanwhile, 6,000 miles away, other folks were doing their best to make her one.
The decision effectively leaves in place the status quo in South Carolina, where state lawmakers redraw legislative district maps every 10 years.
South Carolina Democrats feel pretty good about this past weekend.
Poor Lindsey Graham.
South Carolina's Democratic leader says he granted MSNBC exclusive live rights to this weekend's party convention because the network agreed to show speeches from 21 presidential contenders and offered a strong chance to reach black voters.
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris says her experience as a prosecutor has given her insight into trying to improve the criminal justice system and distinguishes her among the crowded field taking on President Donald Trump.
Nikki Haley is publishing a new book this fall, and she’s going to Iowa next week — so of course she’s running for president. Right?
The White House proposed eliminating the Economic Development Administration in their budget proposal this year, casting the move as “part of the Administration's plans to move the Nation towards fiscal responsibility and to redefine the proper role of the Federal Government.”
Voters may not care as much about where the presidential candidates stand as what they eat, especially in a region where food is tied up with cultural expression and community identity.
A man who applied to oversee South Carolina’s colleges and universities was recently grilled by state officials about his views on … the Confederacy.
Wesley Donehue apparently doesn't know his retail clientele very well.
It’s a simple question.
More than 520,000 people have been apprehended on the southern border so far this fiscal year, according to acting Customs and Border Protection director John Sanders, averaging over 4,500 arrests per day over the past week.
Democratic presidential candidates, you have a problem.
When Lindsey Graham is right, he’s right.
A Senate bill would not only make threats against anyone a crime, it would require the suspect to undergo a mental health evaluation before they can make bail.
Public at last, special counsel Robert Mueller's report revealed to a waiting nation Thursday that President Donald Trump had tried to seize control of the Russia probe and force Mueller's removal to stop him from investigating.
We now interrupt our regularly scheduled partisan rancor for a message from Henry McMaster.
That old Charleston drawl was unmistakable.
Part 3: In cities and towns along the U.S. / Mexico border, locals try to ignore controversy surrounding The Wall. But concertina wire and traveling militias sometimes make that impossible.
Part 2: In Tijuana, Mexico, thousands of refugees wait for their asylum hearings.
Part 4: U.S. Sen. Tim Scott is walking along one of the oldest stretches of The Wall, outlining his answer to the nation’s $5.7 billion question.
Part 1: Along the U.S.-Mexico border, The Wall barely slows down illegal immigration. The country's real security is the Border Patrol.
South Carolina is a house that stands divided when it comes to the issue of offshore drilling in the Atlantic Ocean — at least if you are following legislation in Columbia.
Sherri Lydon, the U.S. Attorney for the District of South Carolina, revealed an alleged scheme that included kickbacks, overseas call centers, prescriptions obtained through telemedicine doctors and millions of dollars in arm, back and neck braces that were billed to Medicare.
Tom Mullikin was handpicked by Gov. Henry McMaster last year to defend South Carolina from rising sea levels, persistent flooding and severe storms coming in from the Atlantic.
Ernest Frederick “Fritz” Hollings, the charismatic and quick-witted former U.S. senator and South Carolina governor who became one of the state's most important national political figures, die…
The bribes included video game consoles, laptop computers, remote speakers and televisions, the indictment said.
Our annual mass alien abduction, aka Daylight Saving Time, remains a target of politician. But not changing our clocks is more complicated than it sounds.
That wasn’t just an air horn blasting through the halls of Congress last week — it was an alarm.
The mayor of America's most populated city became the latest in a swarm of potential 2020 presidential hopefuls to descend on South Carolina this weekend, testing out a progressive message as he considers a Democratic bid for the White House despite vocal critics back home.
A crew of North Charleston firefighters and EMTs were training on the department’s fire boat in the Ashley River last Friday.
China poses a significant threat to cybersecurity across the U.S., federal officials warned Wednesday in a visit to South Carolina, and addressing the challenge will require a nationwide response.
Senior South Carolina congressman Democrat Jim Clyburn says reparations favored by the left, and opportunity zones favored by the right, are both bad ideas.
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.
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 measure would lengthen the amount of time a gun purchase can be delayed when the FBI has not completed a background check from three days to up to 20 days.
Two months after leaving her post as President Donald Trump's ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley is wading back into national politics with a new policy group and a forthcoming book…
Some people are a little concerned about Lindsey Graham.
Under the initiative, which went into law as part of the tax overhaul that Congress passed in 2017, states can choose a certain number of areas in the state considered "distressed" to receive tax incentives that encourage businesses to make long-term investments in low-income communities.
Federal contractors at the Savannah River Site accepted tickets to Alabama football games, the Masters golf tournament and NASCAR races, YETI coolers, hunting rifles and cellphones, in exchange for handing out work at the nuclear storage facility, a new federal lawsuit alleges.
As a legal and policy liaison for Nancy Pelosi on judicial and oversight issues, Charleston native Michael Tecklenburg counsels the House speaker on some of the thorniest topics in politics today. But he had to overcome significant personal hurdles to get there.
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