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.
Aiming to play the traditional role of healer during national tragedy, President Donald Trump paid visits Wednesday to two cities reeling from mass shootings that left 31 dead and dozens more wounded.
The emerging plan would create a federal grant program to encourage states to adopt "red flag" laws to take guns away from people believed to be dangers to themselves or others.
Gov. Henry McMaster has formed a massive committee to raise awareness about the 2020 census. The list of 55 groups could grow.
Unfortunately, Dylann Roof wasn’t an outlier — there are hundreds more like him.
On Sunday, the Charleston congressman posted a short video on Twitter showing his phone screen as he searched for Donald Trump’s account and — gasp — unfollowed the president.
Nikki Haley fans were no doubt thrilled to learn she is now one of America’s top 10 most admired women.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former special counsel Robert Mueller on Wednesday dismissed President Donald Trump's claims that his investigation had exonerated the president of obstructing his probe into…
"Fifteen dollars may sound good in places like San Fran, but not back home," Cunningham said, in explaining why he voted against his fellow Democrats to raise the federal minimum wage.
Cheated out of an expected presidential bid – literally – Mark Sanford says now, a decade later, it might be his moment to hit the trail.
For real, this time.
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.
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