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9:03 am on Wednesday January 13, 2010

House votes 102-11 in favor of censuring Mark Sanford

Image by WikipediaScore one more against South Carolina's love Gov. Earlier this morning, the House voted a whopping 102-11 to formally rebuke Governor Mark Sanford. Accord to The Post and Courier's article the censure, formally condemns Sanford for...
9:04 am on Thursday January 7, 2010

After censure, Lindsey Graham sees defenders from unexpected places

Image by Lindsey Graham My use of "unexpected" is debatable as the folks I'll name are Republicans, still they wouldn't be my first pick of those that would rebuke the Lexington County GOP's decision to censure Lindsey Graham.  First up South...
6:56 pm on Monday January 4, 2010

S.C.'s Republican base again censures Lindsey Graham

Image by U.S. Government photoAnother county GOP has censured S.C.'s senior U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham for his willingness to work with the other side. Read more stories on this subject in our Lindsey Graham topic page.In November it was...
4:06 am on Monday December 21, 2009

'You idiots can't do any better?' About the state legislature

Image by Flickr user cogdogblog I hear Rutherford's gotten each of his colleagues one for Christmas.State Rep. Todd Rutherford was none too happy about a panel's recent decision not pursue impeachment of Governor Mark Sanford. Read more stories on...
11:30 am on Wednesday December 16, 2009

House lawmakers likely to censure Sanford today (update: censured)

Update December 16: While a S.C. House Judiciary Committee voted 16-8 to not proceed with impeachment of Gov. Mark Sanford they voted 24-0 to proceed with censuring him. The censure is little more than a "bad boy" gesture. The Post and Courier has...
3:12 am on Tuesday November 17, 2009

Graham escapes second censure from Berkeley County Republicans

Image by Senator Lindsey GrahamImage by 20091117-graham.jpg U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham escaped another censure after his chief of staff promised a group of Berkeley County Republicans a meeting to discuss Graham's tendency of siding Democrats on...