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  1. Alan Wilson Files Lawsuit To Block MOX ShutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FITSNews

    South Carolina attorney general Alan Wilson has filed a lawsuit aimed at blocking the federal government from shutting down the mixed oxide fuel program at the Savannah River Site near Aiken, South Carolina. In fact, Wilson wants the U.S. National Nuclear Security Administration 's shutdown plans to be put on ice until the court considers his motion.

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  2. Despite Turmoil, Ryan Still Controls His Own FateRead the original story

    Yesterday | National Journal

    Agriculture and immigration fights among the House Republican Conference have led to a week of frustration and palace intrigue about Speaker Paul Ryan's future, but as tempers cool, a core truth remains: Ryan will leave when he wants to, and as of now, he doesn't want to. Ryan and his team have made a catchphrase of sorts out of his suggestion that he will be "running through the tape" when he retires at the end of his full term.

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  3. South Carolina Republicans in Washington support Trump's ending Iran nuke dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 8 | Post and Courier

    South Carolina lawmakers and U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley showed immediate support for President Donald Trump's unilateral move to back out of the nuclear agreement with Iran. "This was a terrible deal that only allowed Iran's bad international conduct to worsen," she said, adding the Middle East nation should never be allowed to arm itself with nuclear weapons or be allowed to threaten U.S. allies through terror.

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  4. House Republicans on Scott Pruitt: We're With HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Mother Jones

    One of the reasons Scott Pruitt has probably survived this long at the Environmental Protection Agency is that he still has key Republican support in Congress. It was clear Thursday that House Republicans were still willing to defend him, when Pruitt appeared before the House Energy and Commerce and the House Appropriations subcommittees.

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  5. ACU gives Congressman Duncan low ratingRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2018 | Grainger Today

    U. S. Rep John J. Duncan Jr. is closing out his 30 years of Congressional service after receiving an uncharacteristically low rating from the American Conservative Union, based on 25 votes in the past year. Duncan's 2018 rating is 78 percent, compared to 88 percent in 2017 and an average lifetime rating of 87.53 The Republican Congressman received minus ratings for opposing the ACU position on six of the roll call votes.

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  6. Milbank: Trump is a breed apart in his language on immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Salt Lake Tribune

    If I had a nickel for every time somebody said that, I could repay the national debt. There is so much abnormality from this president that we're numb.

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  7. Southland Log Homes Plans Grand Opening of New South Carolina Manufacturing FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | PRWeb

    Southland Log Homes, America's largest designer and manufacturer of log homes , has set the date for the grand opening of its new manufacturing facility in Saluda, SC for April 30, 2018. U.S. Congressman Jeff Duncan is scheduled to attend the grand opening, along with local Saluda officials, and Southland's executive team.

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  8. GOP Partisans Draw up Enemies List, Demand Investigations Into Each NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | RedState

    A group of Republican lawmakers have decided to make an "enemies list" of those they see as somehow disloyal to President Trump, and seek to have those on the list prosecuted. In the letter that was sent on Wednesday to FBI Director Christopher Wray, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and U.S. Attorney John Huber, who was appointed to investigate the GOP's James Comey, Hillary Clinton, Loretta Lynch, Andrew McCabe, FBI agents Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, Sally Yates, and former acting Deputy Attorney General Dana Boente.

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  9. Freedom Caucus Differs on Support for McCarthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | News Max

    Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., would have to make some concessions to the House Freedom Caucus if he wants to become the new House speaker, Politico reported. Politico surveyed about 20 of the Freedom Caucus' 36 members and found differing degrees of support for McCarthy.

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  10. House Republicans calling on Jeff Sessions to prosecute eight of Trump's political foesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Raw Story

    Nearly a dozen House Republicans have signed on to a letter calling for the Justice Department to prosecute eight of President Donald Trump's political enemies. The letter issued Wednesday morning urging Attorney General Jeff Sessions to open investigations - and then prosecutions - of eight former government or law enforcement officials who have drawn the president's ire over the past three years.

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  11. Lakelands & beyondRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2018 | GwdToday.com

    Immediately following the indictment of Greenville County Sheriff Will Lewis, Governor Henry McMaster today issued Executive Order 2018-15 , suspending Lewis from office and appointing former Greenville County Sheriff Johnny Mack Brown to serve as interim sheriff until Lewis is acquitted, convicted, the indictment is otherwise disposed of, or until a sheriff is elected and qualifies in the next general election for county sheriffs. Brown, who served as Greenville County Sheriff for six terms beginning in 1972, most recently served as South Carolina's U.S. marshal when he was appointed by President George W. Bush in 2002.

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  12. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2018 | GwdToday.com

    Greenwood City Police have one man in custody following a shooting incident that led to a short car chase. A Trooper with South Carolina Highway Patrol was on Hwy 25 South when he observed a man in a vehicle begin shooting at another car.

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  13. SC Congressman Gives Mark Zuckerberg a Copy of the Constitution SC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg got an unlikely gift on Capitol Hill during his testimony: a copy of the U.S. Constitution. The item came courtesy of U.S. Representative Jeff Duncan , who was one of the Congressmembers grilling Zuckerburg over data privacy.

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  14. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2018 | GwdToday.com

    Summer is here and GwdToday is in the spirit! We are offering businesses one of the best packages we have ever offered. This is a 4 month advertising that runs from May through August and includes: "The very best thing you can do is just not answer the phone," Sheriff Dennis Kelly said.

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  15. School & CollegeRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2018 | GwdToday.com

    Amid Monday afternoon's gloomy weather conditions, the Lander University Program Council hosted the annual "Run or Dye" walk/run, hopeful to usher in the longer, brighter days of spring that lie ahead. Over a hundred students, faculty, staff and community members raced across campus in the run, according to UPC member and senior Ryan Studer.

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  16. Lakelands & beyondRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2018 | GwdToday.com

    Eighth Circuit Solicitor David M. Stumbo announced Monday that a Cherokee County crack dealer was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison following a trial at the Newberry County Courthouse. Reginald Rodezere Scurry, 42, of Gaffney, was found guilty Thursday of trafficking crack cocaine, 28-100 grams, third offense, and failure to stop for blue light following the trial.

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  17. April 4, 2018 ] Candidates running for office NewsRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2018 | Newberry Observer

    This November there will be a statewide general election, those registered will be able to vote for officials on the state, national and local level. On the county level, Kelly Nobles, Probate Judge, is running for reelection as a Democrat, she is running unopposed.

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  18. this story a-oRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2018 | GwdToday.com

    U.S. Congressman Jeff Duncan , who serves on the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce, discussed the pros and cons of a number of energy resource topics during Lander University's 2018 Energy Forum on Wednesday, March 28, in the Abney Cultural Center Auditorium. As more than 250 students and community members looked on, Duncan fielded a host of questions submitted online in advance.

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  19. School & CollegeRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2018 | GwdToday.com

    Students from Mrs. Mildred James-Moss' third grade class shared memories of her teaching style and caring attitude while planting a tree in her honor at McCormick Elementary School. Mrs. Moss was tragically killed in a car accident on her way to school on January 12th when another car crossed the center line and collided with her car head-on.

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  20. GreenwoodRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2018 | GwdToday.com

    U.S. Congressman Jeff Duncan , who serves on the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce, discussed the pros and cons of a number of energy resource topics during Lander University's 2018 Energy Forum on Wednesday, March 28, in the Abney Cultural Center Auditorium. The Annual Bub Lollis Whitten Center Run is set for Sunday, April 8, 2018.

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