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  1. US Rep. Jeff Duncan listening to voters in SC districtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | FOX Carolina

    U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan is spending some time in his South Carolina district this week, listening to voters and holding various meetings. The 3rd District Republican is holding a listening session at Whiteford's Giant Burger in Laurens on Tuesday.

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  2. US Rep. Jeff Duncan listening to voters in SC districtRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WBTV

    U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan is spending some time in his South Carolina district this week, listening to voters and holding various meetings. The 3rd District Republican is holding a listening session at Whiteford's Giant Burger in Laurens on Tuesday.

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  3. The Obamacare - Fix' Most Likely To Pass This CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Journal

    Legislation overturning the Affordable Care Act's expansion of the small-group insurance market is likely to get a look this fall, according to multiple sources on and off Capitol Hill, and it may be the Obamacare "fix" with the best chance of becoming law. All the usual caveats apply: Republicans would have to convince the rank-and-file to accept a smaller-scale change to the law while waiting for full repeal.

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  4. Congressmen denounce MOX studies, request documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Aiken Standard

    Congressional leaders have requested documents and communication exchanges between the Department of Energy and Aerospace Corp., the group hired earlier this year to conduct an independent cost study of the Savannah River Site's MOX project. The request is based on beliefs that the study was improperly influenced by the Energy Department, and showed favoritism to one of the MOX alternatives of plutonium disposition, wrote Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C. Wilson and others also took issue with a more recent study, the Red Team report, which states MOX, the nation's current pathway for disposing of 34 metric tons of weapons-grade plutonium, would need up to $800 million a year to be viable.

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  5. 'Standing Up for God': Thousands Flood S.C. Statehouse...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | TheBlaze.com

    Thousands flooded the South Carolina statehouse lawn Saturday for a conservative rally advocating for the defunding of Planned Parenthood and reversal of the Supreme Court ruling that makes same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states. The pro-traditional family and pro-life rally was attended by Texas Sen. and 2016 presidential candidate Ted Cruz as well as South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott, WIS-TV reported .

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  6. Boehner Is Typical Of 'Jackass' GOP LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Townhall

    Talk about the pot calling the kettle black! This week at a Colorado fundraiser House Speaker John Boehner stunned donors when he referred to Texas Senator Ted Cruz as a "jackass." During remarks at the event for Congressman Scott Tipton, Boehner said he was grateful that Cruz was often campaigning for President, which kept that "jackass" away from Capitol Hill.

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  7. South Carolina the key state in Republicans eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    "If you win South Carolina you're going to be the nominee and I'll suggest whoever we pick as our nominee will be the next president of the United States," said Rick Perry. Republican candidate Rick Perry was in Aiken today, following the long line of other Republican hopefuls coming to South Carolina.

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  8. Sen. Scott visits WEMS studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | People Sentinel

    Williston-Elko Middle School students concluded their first week of school with a visit from a special guest - a U.S. senator. Sen. Tim Scott, one of South Carolina's two U.S. senators, spoke to students August 21 in the district auditorium as part of a tour of the Midlands of South Carolina.

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  9. Live event: South Carolina leaders on the local economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | USA Today

    USA TODAY and Wells Fargo teamed up to develop research and data on local and national economic conditions and Americans' experiences in today's economy. Live event: South Carolina leaders on the local economy USA TODAY and Wells Fargo teamed up to develop research and data on local and national economic conditions and Americans' experiences in today's economy.

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  10. Job search mandate, unemployment tax change goes to governorRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | WLOS

    Changes to unemployment insurance laws that require more job search activities by benefit recipients are now headed to North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory. There was no debate Thursday when the Senate voted 36-7 for the legislation.

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  11. US judge weighs dumping case over Alcoa dams riverbed rightsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | WLOS

    A federal judge is deciding whether to throw out North Carolina's lawsuit challenging whether Alcoa Inc. owns the riverbed under four Yadkin River dams it has operated beginning nearly a century ago. U.S. District Judge Terrence Boyle on Thursday questioned lawyers for the state and the aluminum giant.

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  12. Glazier can't wait any longer, resigning Friday from HouseRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | WLOS

    A Cumberland County House member just can't stay on the job any longer at the North Carolina General Assembly. Rep. Rick Glazier announced in June he would resign at the close of this year's session to lead an advocacy group for the poor.

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  13. Ride-sharing service regulations gets final legislative OKRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | WLOS

    The North Carolina legislature has given its final OK to putting state regulations upon mobile phone-based ride-sharing services such as Uber, Lyft and Sidecar. The House voted overwhelmingly Thursday in favor of rules hammered out in committees and negotiations over the past several months.

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  14. Man wanted in Orangeburg club shooting arrested in ColoradoRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | WLOS

    A man accused of killing one person and injuring three others outside an Orangeburg nightclub has been arrested in Colorado. Orangeburg County sheriff's spokesman Richard Walker said in a statement that 30-year-old Nazdric Gates of Mount Airy, North Carolina, was arrested Tuesday night in Colorado Springs.

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  15. Tim Scott hosting Rick Perry at town hall in ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Post and Courier

    Rick Perry is the latest Republican presidential candidate to take part in a town hall meeting with South Carolina's junior senator. The former Texas governor is traveling to Columbia on Thursday for an event hosted by U.S. Sen. Tim Scott.

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  16. Parents sue Kernersville day care after child is attackedRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | WLOS

    The parents of a 5-year-old boy have sued a Kernersville day care and a teacher where the boy was assaulted. The Winston-Salem Journal reported that Angel Broughton and Paul Accattato have sued the Sugar and Spice Child Enrichment Center, saying it was negligent in hiring a teacher who struck the boy and let another child hit him.

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  17. DNR holds meetings on deer hunting, Trump and Perry in S.C. & 2...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Aiken Standard

    South Carolina wildlife officials are holding a series of public meetings to get input on proposed legislation that would limit deer hunting in the state. The first of four meetings sponsored by the Department of Natural Resources is taking place Thursday at Pendleton High School Auditorium.

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  18. South Carolina GOP chafes under GrahamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Politico

    Wide-open nominating contests don't happen every day, and the state's high-stakes primary offers them a chance to hitch their political fortunes to a rising star, the earlier the better if they've made up their minds. Few believe their senior senator has a real shot at being that nominee, but his operation has worked hard to lock down support in the state, and few Republicans are eager to show their disloyalty by endorsing another candidate too soon.

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  19. Black lives matter to the GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Hill

    Republicans are proving that they know the #BlackLivesMatter mantra better than any political party. Taking the lessons learned after the 2012 elections, Republicans have made a commitment to be inclusive and work on issues that impact people beyond their traditional base.

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  20. Our Saudi Puppet Masters And More "Republican" Betrayal On IranRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | FITSNews

    Remember the "American Security Initiative?" In case you don't, this is the group that ran all those ads a few months ago warning that Iran was going to blow up a nuclear bomb in a major U.S. city. Well guess what: This group - led by liberal former U.S. Senators Evan Bayh , Saxby Chambliss and Norm Coleman - is apparently nothing but a puppet for the Saudi Arabian monarchy.

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