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Offensive NAACP Leader Dr. William Barber Lectures WI Radicals on Morals and Morality
North Carolina NAACP leader Reverend Dr. William Barber, who recently came under fire after calling Senator Tim Scott a "ventriloquist's dummy," took his show on the road to Wisconsin this past week.
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Sat Mar 15, 2014
The Island Packet
The Buzz: Young voters target of new SC Democratic Party director
Conor Hurley , 27, will start his new job Monday as filing gets under way for the June primary.
Net transition triggers GOP backlash
The Obama administration's decision to relinquish oversight over the group that manages the Internet's architecture has raised an early red flag with Republicans, who blast the move as a threat to free speech.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Alexander Calls On Administration To Rescind Rule Giving Unions Carveout from Obamacare
Senators say they will consider options such as the Congressional Review Act to prevent the rule from taking effect WASHINGTON, March 13 - Senators Lamar Alexander , Orrin Hatch , John Thune and 22 of their Republican colleagues today called on the Obama administration to immediately rescind its rule creating an unwarranted special carveout for ... (more)
Haley fighting MOX project shutdown
Gov. Nikki Haley said Wednesday she’s working on a strategy to fight for a plutonium fuel factory in South Carolina that the federal government wants to shelve amid cost overruns.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Post and Courier
Scott scounds the charge for school choice
Last week's Conservative Political Action Conference predictably generated considerable coverage of Republican divisions and their implications for not just this year's congressional elections but the 2016 White House race.
The Aiken Standard
Local students nominated to service academy
Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., has nominated 59 students from all over South Carolina to be considered for an appointment to one of the nation's military academies.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Farmington Daily Times
COLUMN: GOP going nuclear on 'Battlefield of Ideas'
Unlike most years when Republicans insist they should fight for ideals they never define, this time conservatives sketched out a frighteningly radical agenda.
Real Clear Politics
What Should We Read Into FL-13? Maybe Nothing.
Tonight, votes will be tallied in Florida's 13th Congressional District special election to replace deceased Congressman Bill Young, a Republican.
CPAC 2014: Highlights of the Conservative Political Action Conference
The American Conservative Union's 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference , is the 41st of the annual meeting that brings together conservative politicians, pundits, and their supporters for speeches, panels, and classes.
SC Republicans ask Haley to help keep MOX open
Several Republicans want South Carolina's governor to explore possible legal action to avoid the closure of a project to turn weapons-grade plutonium into commercial nuclear reactor fuel.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Obnoxious NPR Goes to CPAC, Slams GOP As 'Party That's Still Awkwardly White'
The annual Conservative Political Action Conference wrapped up on Saturday and NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday felt the need to slam conservatives and its CPAC attendees as "overwhelmingly white."
Elections Morning Digest: Republicans start the pre-blame game in Florida's 13th
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Black GOP Stars Rise In A Party That's Still Awkwardly White
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul's straw poll victory at last week's Conservative Political Action Conference wasn't unexpected for the presidential contender.
Liberal Rutgers Group Asks That Condoleezza Rice Be Denied Honorary...
Have you heard the news? Condoleezza Rice lacks "moral authority." She fails to meet the standards of "exemplary citizenship" and she does not have what it takes to "inspire" graduating college seniors.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Island Packet
The Buzz: Who will stop the Dem-orrhage?
Dear S.C. Democrats: The Buzz noticed you've been a little wan lately, perhaps due to the candidates you bled out last week? Republican U.S. Sen. Tim Scott , a senator thanks to no votes ever, may waltz his way into one of the easiest incumbencies in state history after Democrat Rick Wade dropped out of the Senate race Thursday.
The Aiken Standard
Senators fight for MOX in letter to DOE
South Carolina's senators - and five others from various states - said the money designated for the MOX facility at the Savannah River Site should be used for construction of the facility and not to put it on a cold stand-by.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Obama meant no disr-spect
The Senate minority leader, 72, held his rifle mightily overhead before presenting it to his pal, Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma Republican, as part of the NRA Courage Under Fire lifetime achievement award.
Religious conservatives facing off at conference
Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Committee annual conference in National Harbor, Md., Thursday, March 6, 2014.
Charleston City Paper
The Agenda: Frank Martin gets angry; Charleston Harbor gets its...
To the surprise of absolutely nobody, USC men's basketball head coach Frank Martin gets a little worked up now and then.