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Republican White House Hopefuls Start With Eye on Clinton
Republican jockeying in the 2016 U.S. presidential primary is becoming a contest over who will become the alternative to the Tea Party's candidate.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
Beaufort County sales tax for schools still remote, but less so
Depending on your view, Beaufort County shoppers either have one less hurdle or one less layer of protection separating them from a sales-tax hike.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Bluffton hearts & darts
The town's planning commission recently gave its blessing to a more streamlined process for people in the historic district to replace their dilapidated mobile homes.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Ex-Congressman Davis Acknowledges Virginia Citizens Defense League as a Force in Va
Virginia Citizens Defense League EM Dennis Fusaro called-in during the interview, bringing up the importance that Virginia Citizens Defense League played in the recent Republican primary in the 7th Congressional District .
Tue Jul 01, 2014
As House committee staffs shrink, press offices expandAs House...
As House committee staffs shrink, press offices expand Since GOP took control in 2011, committee staff have been cut by 20% but press staff rose.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Republican district clings on in Northern Virginia
Helped by an economic boom in nearby Washington D.C. and an influx of minority voters, Northern Virginia has in recent years become a largely Democratic base - save for one holdout.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Former Rep. Davis considers Montgomery mayor race
Former U.S Rep. Arthur Davis is considering a move back to his hometown of Montgomery and possibly a run for mayor in 2015.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
The Island Packet
The Buzz: Sen. Massey goes to Columbia and rebels; new Senate leader asks: a What is power?a
But on Wednesday – interrupting a series of congratulatory speeches ushering in a string of historic leadership swaps – the Edgefield Republican rose to speak in the Senate, speaking of a "coup" and warning that one lawmaker, sitting nearby, was about to acquire a dangerous amount of power.
Harrell raises SC judicial independence questions
South Carolina's attorney general is preparing to argue Tuesday before the Supreme Court why he - and not a legislative ethics panel - has the singular authority to investigate House Speaker Bobby Harrell.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Fort Mill Times
Ethics reform bill dies on last day of SC session
The legislative session ended Thursday without the Senate voting on a compromise measure that senators who took the podium to run out the clock denounced as too watered down.
Virginia Politcians Steer Clear of Redskins Controversy
Neither GOP Virginia senate candidate Ed Gillespie nor his opponent, incumbent Sen. Mark Warner, plan to take a stand on the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's announcement Wednesday that it was canceling the Washington Redskins' trademark registration, The Hill reported .
The Washington Post
Three-way contest for House Majority Whip keeps Capitol buzzing
With House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy expected to easily ascend on Thursday to the Majority Leader role being vacated by Eric Cantor in July, the scramble by the three candidates hoping to replace McCarthy dominated the Capitol's marble halls on Wednesday.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Tea Party Faces Post-Cantor Choice of Leadership or Insurgency
Jockeying for the top two spots on House Speaker John Boehner's leadership team heats up today as lawmakers return to Washington after a long weekend in their home districts.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Northern Virginia Daily
Mark Shields: Reeling from Virginia
Let's be perfectly blunt. Ever since House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost his Virginia primary to the underfunded Dave Brat, we political pundits have been publicly embarrassing ourselves.
Weekly Update from the NC State House - June 2014: Following the GOP...
Weekly Update from the NC State House - June 2014: Following the GOP state convention this past weekend, House members returned to Raleigh Tuesday to continue the budget process... Following the GOP state convention this past weekend, House members returned to Raleigh Tuesday to continue the budget process.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Mark Shields: Still reeling from Virginia GOP primary
In this June 11, 2014, photo, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., speaks at the Capitol in Washington.