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Politics Feb 19In South Carolina, Sanders could get a boost from billionaire Steyer
Steyer has been courting black voters in the state and has spent tens of millions on ads. That could siphon support from Biden, creating an opening for Sanders.
Politics Jan 20MLK Day draws presidential hopefuls to South Carolina
All the top-tier Democratic presidential candidates planned to start Monday with prayer services around Columbia.
Politics Dec 11Judge says South Carolina GOP allowed to cancel its 2020 primary
Several other states are attempting to cancel their GOP primaries, adding to hurdles for the long-shot candidates challenging President Donald Trump.
Politics Nov 05Steyer aide resigns after accessing Harris’ volunteer data
Over the course of three hours on Monday night, the Steyer campaign put out conflicting statements about the status of the situation.
Politics Oct 26Biden undeterred by rival Warren’s ascendancy
FLORENCE, S.C. — Joe Biden said Saturday he is undeterred by the ascendancy of Democratic rival Elizabeth Warren, noting that some of his supporters are already treating the primary campaign as a general election contest between him and President Donald…
Politics Oct 25WATCH: Trump takes victory lap on criminal justice reform in South Carolina
Calling it the "most significant criminal justice reform in many generations," President Donald Trump revisited a signature bipartisan legislative achievement Friday at a South Carolina criminal justice conference.
Politics Sep 17WATCH: Buttigieg unveils community-focused disaster relief plan
In his plan, the presidential candidate says a disaster commission would be tasked with streamlining data collection, in part to lessen burdens on those affected by disasters.
Politics Sep 08Ex-SC Gov. Mark Sanford to challenge Trump in primary
Mark Sanford, the former South Carolina governor and congressman, has decided to launch a longshot Republican challenge to President Donald Trump.
Nation Sep 05Dorian strengthens to a Category 3 hurricane again
Dorian could maintain this intensity for several days before gradually weakening through Saturday, according to the National Hurricane Center.
Politics Aug 07WATCH: Booker gives gun policy speech at 2015 church slaying site
The speech — following mass shootings in Texas and Ohio that killed 31 people — came as White House hopefuls grapple with how to respond to the violence.