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12:05 pm on Wednesday October 30, 2013

Winthrop Poll: More in S.C. blame Republicans over shutdown

South Carolinians are placing fault for the 16-day federal government shutdown at the feet of Republicans, according to a poll by Winthrop University. 
5:25 am on Tuesday July 17, 2012

Operation Lost Vote (Update: Petitions deadline today)

Flickr User: iceman9294 Update July 17, 2012:  By submitting voter petitions, snubbed Horry County candidates have a final chance to be recertified for the November elections. If they are recertified, they will be listed on the ballots as "Petition...
6:16 am on Monday June 4, 2012

Race for the 7th: Two primary debates scheduled (this Tuesday & Thursday)

Flickr User: tranchis There are two upcoming primary debates in the race for the 7th district. Hosting both the Republican and the Democratic debates is the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and the Grand Strand Business Alliance.  A democratic...
5:08 am on Friday January 6, 2012

Free GOP debate tickets up for grabs, offer ends today

Flickr user Teresa If you'd like to attend the Republican Presidential Debate this month but don't have the funds to spare, you can enter online to get free tickets. Just go here and scroll down to the next-to-last "FREE" option to put your name in...
7:00 am on Wednesday December 30, 2009

Stegelin's weekly political cartoon: New Year's style

Image by Flickr user Steve RhodesThis week's edition of Stegelin's weekly political cartoon depicts the way that the new year is sure to bring about change and erase the bad blood between Democrats and Republicans. Just kidding, sucker. Go take a...
2:22 pm on Thursday November 19, 2009

Glenn Beck signing books in West Ashley this evening

Image by 20091119-bleck.jpg Controversial talk radio and television host, Glenn Beck, will be signing your copy of Arguing with Idiots, his latest book, or any of his other work at the Barnes and Noble in West Ashley this evening from 9-10 p.m. I...
4:23 am on Friday October 30, 2009

Andre Bauer running for governor

Image by bauer.jpg Yep. He's running. Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer played an odd role in the Mark Sanford soap opera, offering a promise that he would not to run for governor in exchange for Sanford's immediate resignation, followed by a memorably strange...
7:36 am on Friday October 23, 2009

Beck versus Graham: 'Obama Lite?'

Image by BECK.jpg Don't tell Rush Limbaugh, but these guys are having a feud and they're not even giving him a piece of the action. Talk show entertainer Glenn Beck didn't burst into tears over it, but apparently he's not exactly pleased with Sen....
3:05 pm on Monday November 3, 2008

Local GOP plans to counter Dem's effort to ease wait

Charleston County Republican Chairwoman Lin Bennett has distributed an e-mail planning to counter Democrat efforts to ease the wait in line. Local blogger Dan reports on it. Here's part of the e-mail: You all may have read in the paper that the...