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13 hrs ago | New York Post

Current Congress might be history's worst at passing laws

The current Congress is on track to be the worst ever at passing laws since modern record-keeping began, with three of its lawmakers failing to introduce a single bill, The Post has learned.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, James Clyburn, Democrat, David Scott

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Post and Courier

5 things to know for SC's November election

The ballot for governor looks a lot like four years ago. The race is largely a rematch between Republican Gov. Nikki Haley and Democratic state Sen. Vincent Sheheen, who lost in 2010 by 4.5 percentage points.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Trey Gowdy, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Jim DeMint, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Switched

GOP Rep Says He Voted To Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act, Leaves Out Key Detail

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell isn't the only congressional Republican up for re-election who is touting his support for the Violence Against Women Act without mentioning that he didn't vote for the reauthorization's beefed-up version.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Southerland, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Representative Allen West, John Boehner

Post and Courier

Personal experiences shape S.C. AFL-CIO's President Erin McKee

Present job: President, S.C. AFL-CIO. Also works with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 776, and with the American Income Life Insurance Company.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lindsey Graham, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Electricians, Wiremen, and Linemen), South Carolina, Mount Pleasant, SC, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Post and Courier

Personal experiences shape S.C. AFL-CIO's President Erin McKee

Present job: President, S.C. AFL-CIO. Also works with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 776, and with the American Income Life Insurance Company.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lindsey Graham, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Electricians, Wiremen, and Linemen), South Carolina, Mount Pleasant, SC, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Star

Tim Scott: Protecting South Carolina's veterans

The brave men and women who have worn our nation's uniform deserve our honor and our kept promises.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charleston, SC, Life, Veteran Affairs

CBS News

Rubio interrupted by hecklers in South Carolina

Confronted several times by hecklers demanding immigration reform, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Florida, told attendees at a Republican fundraising barbecue that no country has been more generous to people from elsewhere than the United States.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Duncan, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Jim DeMint, Senator Marco Rubio

WLTX-TV Columbia

Boom Or Bust: Offshore SC Liquid Gold Rush

Boom Or Bust: Offshore SC Liquid Gold Rush Most of South Carolina's political leadership favors offshore energy production Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1tFgGes Beaufort Mayor Billy Keyserling is among those who fear the impact that offshore oil drilling platforms like this one owned by Shell oil company could have on tourism ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Duncan, South Carolina, South Carolina Government, Offshore Drilling

Mon Aug 25, 2014

KAUZ

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio boosts SC Republicans

Show Bits brings you the 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles through the eyes of Associated Press journalists.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Duncan, US Senate, Jim DeMint, Senator Marco Rubio, California

WINK-TV Fort Myers

Sen. Marco Rubio boosting SC Republicans

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is scheduled to speak at a fundraising barbecue for South Carolina Republicans.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jeff Duncan, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Jim DeMint, South Carolina, Senator Rand Paul

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Sheehen: Haley indifferent to state needs

STAFF PHOTO BY ROB NOVIT At an Aiken County Democratic Party event on Thursday, S.C. Sen. and gubernatorial candidate Vincent Sheehen cites a lack of leadership during S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley's tenure.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Aiken County, SC, Nikki Haley, US Governors, Orangeburg, SC

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Miami Herald

Rep. Gowdy says he’ll bring prosecutor’s focus, fairness to Benghazi probe

Congressman Trey Gowdy, left, Republican of the 4th District of South Carolina, talks to Thomas Brandon, deputy director of the Bureau of ATF, Feb. 27, 2014, in Washington.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Trey Gowdy, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Inglis, John Boehner, Representative Jason Chaffetz

The Summerville Journal-Scene

Scott accepting intern applications

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott announced he is accepting applications for congressional internships in his Washington, DC, North Charleston, Columbia and Greenville Offices for the fall of 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, North Charleston, SC, Greenville, SC

National Review Online

Dem Congressman Says His GOP Opponent Cites Being Gay to Prove Hea s Moderate

An incumbent Democratic representative, Scott Peters, says that his Republican opponent, Carl DeMaio, cites his sexual orientation as evidence of his political moderation.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Clairemont (San Diego, CA)

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Aiken Standard

TalkBack for Aug. 21: Animal shelter, scammers and roadwork

I'm happy to see that the Aiken County Animal Shelter is getting some relief. That department can really use the help.

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Related Topix: Aiken County, SC, Aiken, SC, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

The Miami Herald

Rep. Gowdy says he’ll bring prosecutor’s focus, fairness to Benghazi probe

Congressman Trey Gowdy, left, Republican of the 4th District of South Carolina, talks to Thomas Brandon, deputy director of the Bureau of ATF, Feb. 27, 2014, in Washington.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Trey Gowdy, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Inglis, John Boehner, Representative Jason Chaffetz

GwdToday.com

Senator Tim Scott Accepting Applications for Fall 2014 Internship

The Intern Program is open to undergraduate and graduate students who have strong interest in public service, government and press.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, North Charleston, SC, Greenville, SC

The Miami Herald

Palin goes 0 for 2 in Alaska as clout disappears nationally

Republican gubernatorial candidate Sarah Palin, center, talks with Ermalee and Wally Hickel at the Captain Cook Hotel in Anchorage, Alaska, Tuesday, August 22, 2006.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Alaska, Lisa Murkowski, Senator Mark Begich, Democrat

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Lucianne.com

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The controversial Sultan of Brunei is the leading bidder to buy New YorkA s Plaza Hotel and LondonA s Grosvenor House, angering gay rights activists who say he is a homophobe whose policies call for the stoning death of homosexuals.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Brunei, Gay/Lesbian, Hassanal Bolkiah, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Post and Courier

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott getting big support from oil and gas industry

The junior Republican from South Carolina is listed as the No. 4 recipient in campaign donations this election season that businesses tied to the oil and gas industry gave to the members of Congress' upper chamber.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Oil & Gas, Mary Landrieu, Democrat, James Inhofe

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