Monday Jul 21
Consumers, businesses could be taxed for internet usage
Being taxed to use the internet is something that could be hard to see happening, but it was an idea lawmakers played with back in the 90s.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Obama Pushes 'Slavery'
When South Carolina Congressman Joe Wilson called out the president for misleading the American people back in 2009, he was right on the button.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Lawmakers challenge spending billions more on wars
U.S. soldiers from the Bravo 3/15 from Fort Stewart, Georgia, take part in an overwatch operation in support of Afghan soldiers in Wardak Province, Afghanistan, June 2013.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Stars and Stripes
DOD: New POW/MIA accounting agency to open in January
Defense Department officials testified Tuesday that the new agency to replace the troubled POW/MIA accounting community in charge of recovering and repatriating the remains of troops killed in past conflicts will be stood up on Jan. 1. The agency will consolidate the work of the Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office and the Joint ... (more)
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Aiken Standard
Editorial: Visit by VA director spotlights problems
It's clear that revamping the Department of Veterans Affairs will be a daunting task, but it's a good sign to see the acting VA secretary visiting both Augusta and Columbia to speak with employees and local leaders.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Acting VA secretary to visit Dorn on Wednesday
With the number of problems that have been identified at Dorn VA Medical Center through various reports and audits, the acting Secretary of Veteran Affairs will be in town on Wednesday to take a closer look at how things are run.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Post and Courier
Former S.C. state trooper fights for medical marijuana
Chris Raffield pushes himself to his feet on the cane he needs to support his fragile frame.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Myrtle Beach Online
Editorial | Off-shore drilling a short-sighted approach to energy
A U.S. House bill approved last week to open up drilling along South Carolina's coast is thankfully a long-shot, but it's still troubling that Congress is once again considering such a measure.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Another Obamacare Success Story: HHS Says It Can’t Verify...
During his State of the Union speech in 2009, President Barack Obama said that Obamacare would not cover illegal immigrants.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
How A Right-Winger Won the SC-02 Democratic Primary
Phil Black won the Democratic primary to run against GOP Rep. Joe Wilson after challenging Wilson three times as a Republican.