U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy downplayed speculation Wednesday that he could be the next attorney general, saying he would be willing to take a call from President Donald Trump but still plans to leave national politics.
In which Lindsey Graham vacillates between his old Maverick ways and his newfound role as Trump manager.
The two newest members of the South Carolina delegation have arrived in the nation's capital, where early jockeying for influence is already getting underway as incoming lawmakers begin congressional orientation.
So, now it’s Mark Sanford’s fault that Katie Arrington lost?
WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions was pushed out Wednesday as the country's chief law enforcement officer after enduring more than a year of blistering and personal attacks from Pres…
No blue wave washed over South Carolina, but isolated flooding in Charleston carried Joe Cunningham to victory. There's a lesson in that.
President Donald Trump was a dominant force in the 2018 midterm elections as attitudes toward the polarizing leader influenced the decisions of more than 6 in 10 voters.
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the number of military troops deployed to the U.S.-Mexican border could go as high as 15,000 as he draws a hard line on immigration.
U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn, South Carolina's most powerful Democrat, backed out suddenly Wednesday from a planned appearance at an election eve event in Sumter after some supporters raised concerns about him joining a congressional candidate who confessed to domestic violence
A suspicious package addressed to Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey, was recovered Friday in Florida, the FBI said.
The Republican nominee for the 1st Congressional District devotes so much effort to her job that she even tries to win the votes of people who endorsed her opponent.
The early voting that South Carolina doesn’t call early voting began countywide on Monday, and it went pretty much as predicted.
Katie Arrington and Joe Cunningham have at least one thing in common: They both want to show us the federal money.
Nikki Haley took playful jabs at Trump and other political elites during a 17-minute speech at an annual charity dinner in New York.
Two presidential administrations advocated for it to be canceled. Congress approved its shutdown earlier this year. And the U.S. Department of Energy got permission from a federal court to cease construction this month.
The 1st District congressional race is Katie Arrington's to lose. So why is she acting like she's behind?
The steady trickle of Democratic 2020 hopefuls making their way to the early presidential primary state of South Carolina is turning into a flood.
Usually, the idea in politics is to court old white men — not run screaming from them.
Nikki Haley didn't resign as U.N. ambassador to step out of the spotlight. She's just taken the next step toward the ultimate prize.
Nikki Haley's political capital and foreign policy credentials skyrocketed during her time as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, but one aspect of the former South Carolina governor's life didn't get the same boost: her personal finances.
The rub, according to the SC Republican, is that increasing competition from global rivals "forces domestic manufacturers to to absorb the additional cost of a tariff. This could put South Carolina companies at a competitive disadvantage."
The country has descended into an ugly tribalism, and some people unfortunately now give political parties the blind loyalty once reserved for family and football teams.
The bitterly polarized U.S. Senate narrowly confirmed Brett Kavanaugh on Saturday to join the Supreme Court, delivering an election-season triumph to President Donald Trump.
Sen. Lindsey Graham has finally found the secret to unlock the hearts of Republican voters who previously detested him: Hate.
Senate Republican leaders have agreed to delay a final vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh to allow time for an investigation by the FBI.
Conservatives have grumbled about Sen Lindsey Graham for years. But after his tirade at Brett Kavanaugh's hearing, activists found themselves expressing total appreciation.
Sen. Lindsey Graham says it's going to fall to him to lay out to President Donald Trump why Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation vote has been delayed.
The Senate Judiciary Committee has voted along party lines to advance Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination to the Senate floor.
Senate Republicans do not yet have the votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.
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Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., one of the key holdouts on Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh's confirmation, announced Friday morning that he would support him.
Nikki Haley will run for president some day. And anyone paying attention right now realizes that she will win.
Brett Kavanaugh fought back Thursday against allegations that he'd sexually assaulted Christine Blasey Ford when both were high school students.
If legislators don't pass a law aligning the state's tax code with the federal overhaul, South Carolinians will have a much tougher time filing their income tax returns next year.
South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham says the furor surrounding sexual harassment claims against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is a "total collapse of the traditional confirmation process."
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein headed to the White House on Monday expecting to be fired by President Donald Trump.
Lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford say she has accepted the Senate Judiciary Committee request to testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
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.
OK, this may be the stupidest controversy ever.
Element Electronics, which has an assembly plant in Winnsboro, was prepared to lay off 126 workers on Oct. 5, citing the impact of a tariff proposal that would raise the company's costs. Now, it won't have to.
The path remains far from certain, but South Carolina Democrats are already giddy at the possibility that longtime U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn could become the next speaker of the House.
Despite spending millions in response to recent hurricanes, including Harvey, Irma and Maria, the Federal Emergency Management Agency said Wednesday they still have all the resources they need to assist with Hurricane Florence as it barrels toward the Carolinas.
The new high-profile book about President Donald Trump by famed Watergate reporter Bob Woodward reveals the vast extent to which U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham has influenced Trump in the first year…
As speculation continues to rise that Haley could be a presidential contender herself in 2024 or beyond, her latest month as Security Council president and the impending Trump visit promises to offer another high-stakes test of her mettle under pressure.
"What this 'senior official in the Trump administration' has done, and is apparently intent on continuing to do, is a serious disservice," Haley wrote, "not just to the president but to the country."
Nikki Haley, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, earlier this week hinted she’s bringing the U.N. Security Council to visit Charleston in September.
In this installment of “Poor Lindsey Graham,” the senator tries in vain to make the far right fall in love with him.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has notified Congress that he plans to sign a trade agreement with Mexico — and Canada, if it is willing — in 90 days, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Ligh…
The decision could affect nearly 21,000 civilian employees in South Carolina.
A group of nearly two dozen U.S. senators is calling on Boeing Co. to begin negotiations with a labor union representing employees at the aerospace giant's North Charleston campus.
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