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  1. Riley has amply earned series of tributes in his honorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    ... about “history,” Joe Riley was at work and seemingly eager to get on with it. Last week, Gov. Nikki Haley sent a plane to Washington to fetch Mayor Riley from a conference of U.S. mayors and back to the State Capitol where she honored ...

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  2. Eleanor Kitzman Is Gonna Get PAIDRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | FITSNews

    South Carolina's "Agency Head Salary Commission" - which arbitrarily inflates the six-figure salaries taxpayers shell out for their corrupt and/ or incompetent bureaucrats - will meet next week to consider compensation for the next director of the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control . If S.C. governor Nikki Haley has her way , it will be her longtime confidant and secret keeper-in-chief, Eleanor Kitzman .

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  3. News_State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    It has been a busy week at the State House, from activists and advocates storming the steps to Gov. Nikki Haley pushing her agenda. State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman backed a federal effort made by Congressman Joe Wilson to give state and local school administrations more power over curriculum.

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  4. Nikki Haley Versus Nepotism? Really?Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | FITSNews

    We always like it when people "pick up what we're throwing down" Or "smell what we're stepping in" . So naturally we should be thrilled that the governor of our state - Nikki Haley - has joined us in questioning whether a legislator's spouse should be elected to a powerful judicial branch appointment .

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  5. Only on Fox: Despite doubters, Haley optimistic about roads planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | FOX Carolina

    Appearing in front of the Anderson Chamber of Commerce Friday, Gov. Nikki Haley followed up her comments on the State of the State, saying there is a lot to be excited about in South Carolina. In a one on one interview with FOX Carolina, Haley spoke more in depth about her plan to fix roads, but it's a plan she said should not be dubbed the "gas tax plan."

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  6. S.C. hospitals enroll more than 10K patients into program for the uninsuredRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    South Carolina hospitals have enrolled more than 10,000 low-income, uninsured patients into one of several Healthy Outcomes Plans, which are designed to improve their health and keep them out of the emergency room. “This program has been so successful because of the strong relationships we've developed with the hospitals and health care workers in South Carolina,” said Gov. Nikki Haley, in a prepared statement.

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  7. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | 94.3 WSC

    ... a cease and desist order about two weeks ago, a decision that garnered a harsh criticism of the agency by Gov. Nikki Haley. She called it extremely disappointing in a letter to the Public Service Commission of South Carolina, saying she spent the ...

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  8. Haley creates task force to combat domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | 94.3 WSC

    Gov. Nikki Haley issued an executive order Thursday creating a domestic violence task force to help battle what she called the "cultural issue" of domestic violence. Haley announced she was working on the task force back in December and met with lawmakers from both sides of the aisle as well as prosecutors in a closed forum.

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  9. South Carolina Governor Proposes Gas, Income Tax DealRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Heartland Institute

    On January 21, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley delivered her annual State of the State address. Announcing her 2015 agenda, she proposed reforming the state's tax structure, cutting reducing the state's income tax rate by 30 percent and increasing the state's gas tax by $0.10 per gallon.

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  10. The Agenda: Uber gets temporary OK; No DHEC search before new...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper

    The state Public Service Commission reversed course on Thursday, bowing to pressure from Gov. Nikki Haley and state lawmakers, issuing a temporary permit for Uber to operate in South Carolina until June 30 as the legislature weighs a proposed law accommodating the company's ride-hailing technology platform. Source: G'ville, P&C, The State Under state law, DHEC isn't required to field nominations to fill its vacant agency director position, but according to The State, the board departed from best practices when it voted to hire former state insurance director Eleanor Kitzman without conducting a wider search.

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  11. Palmetto Judicial Nepotism Story ExpandsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | FITSNews

    ... on the issue of "ethics reform" in an effort to get this cloud to move on although the bills they (and governor Nikki Haley ) have advanced are terrible . The election of a lawmakers' spouse? That would seem to signal that "business as usual" is ...

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  12. Nikki Haley Forms CDV Task ForceRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | FITSNews

    We've written on this previously, but S.C. governor Nikki Haley made good this week on her promise to combat criminal domestic violence in the Palmetto State with another task force ! That's right South Carolina taxpayers will be shelling out money for yet another government "study" of yet another issue in which they are bringing up the rear nationally. Say it with us everybody " it's a great day in South Carolina! " Anyway, our own Taylor Brown chimed in on the actual legislation related to this issue HERE while South Carolina Democrats have previously rebuked Haley for her "task force" HERE .

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  13. Texting and driving don't mixRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Union Daily Times

    ... and doing it, and it educates them to make responsible choices when the time comes," Miller said. In 2013, Gov. Nikki Haley announced a "Texting Can Wait" campaign. Information released during that campaign stated that 25 percent of teens surveyed ...

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  14. Haley setting a bad precedent, but shea s simply following traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    When Nikki Haley met Eleanor Kitzman more than a decade ago, at a conference of women business owners, they became “immediate friends.” They chatted about the struggles of running a small business - which is really tough, they agreed, seeing as how the government puts so many regulations on them. Before long, Kitzman asked Haley if she'd ever thought about politics.

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  15. Uber cleared to operate in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... company a temporary license to operate . The state Public Service Commission faced intense criticism from Gov. Nikki Haley and state legislators when the regulatory body ordered Uber earlier this month to cease its ride-booking operation. The new ...

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  16. Haley should represent union workers, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Georgetown Times

    As I listened to Gov. Haley's State-of-the-State address, I was glad to hear her pay tribute to the men and women in uniform. But she also spoke about South Carolina being business friendly due to low unionization.

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  17. An incoherent energy policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post and Courier

    ... dissonance, the general support of offshore drilling by South Carolina's leadership adds to the confusion. Gov. Nikki Haley, for example, hailed offshore oil exploration as “a critical economic development issue,” when by its nature, ...

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  18. Haley creates committee to study domestic violenceRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Star

    Gov. Nikki Haley on Thursday created another task force charged with finding a way to stem South Carolina's generational cycles of domestic abuse, on the heels of legislators advancing their own proposals. The executive order that Haley signed lists 40 agencies, associations and groups that will be represented, including courts, cosmetologists, churches, legislators and survivors.

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  19. Gov. Nikki Haley heading task force confronting culture of domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post and Courier

    Victims' advocates on Thursday applauded Gov. Nikki Haley's creation of a domestic violence task force that aims to change a culture in South Carolina that has enabled abusers and led to the deaths of hundreds of women. Haley said the task force would focus on cultural issues contributing to the state being among the deadliest in the nation for women at the hands of husbands and partners while the Legislature continues its efforts to toughen penalties for batterers.

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  20. Uber thanks Gov. Haley for supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMBF

    Following the Public Service Commission of South Carolina's decision Thursday to allow Uber to continue its operations, the ride-sharing service thanked the governor for support. Uber South Carolina tweeted, "Today, a step in the right direction was taken regarding the future of Uber in SC.

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