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News About South Carolina Politics

September 11, 2009

Over the Line in South Carolina

New York Times – ‎2 hours ago‎
Which made me reply, “I’d place my bet on a South Carolinian.” There has always been something uniquely spiky about South Carolina’s politics,

Wash. judicial candidate mistaken for SC rep

Seattle Times – Tim Klass – ‎6 minutes ago‎
Now, he says, being mistaken for a South Carolina congressman who heckled President Barack Obama has given him a backhanded bump.

And South Carolina Shall Rise Again

Atlantic Online – ‎36 minutes ago‎
There are some really great takes on South Carolina politics over at the Times, Room For Debate. This one by Thomas Schaller is really rich on the history:

House plans to admonish Rep. Wilson over insult

San Jose Mercury News – Seanna Adcox, Ben Evans – ‎46 minutes ago‎
It’s not clear whether the people who made the donations live in South Carolina. The Republican Congressional Campaign Committee didn’t respond to questions

SC voters surprised by Wilson’s ‘You lie’ outburst

Ethiopian Review – Mehret Tesfaye – ‎43 minutes ago‎
Wilson, who served as a military attorney, retired as a colonel in the South Carolina National Guard in 2003 after 31 years. His four sons also have served

Granite Status: Top fund-raiser joins Ayotte’s team

The Union Leader – John Distaso – ‎30 minutes ago‎
But New Hampshire has also lost a few friends on the panel, including Don Fowler of South Carolina and Harold Ickes of New York.


Minneapolis Star Tribune – Duchess Harris – ‎44 minutes ago‎
Even though former Strom Thurmond page and current South Carolina Representative, Joe Wilson, has apologized, his behavior reflects a growing concern I have
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  1. September 11, 2009 3:21 pm

    Best I can tell this should be listed under truth in advertising.

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