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  1. Tim Scott, Lindsey Graham looking like safe betsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    In one of two elections for your U.S. Senator, if the candidates were Lindsey Graham, the Republican candidate, Brad Hutto, the Democratic candidate, Victor Kocher, the Libertarian candidate, Thomas Ravenel, the Independent candidate, for whom would you vote? In one of two elections for your U.S. Senator, if the candidates were Tim Scott, the Republican candidate, Joyce Dickerson, the Democratic candidate, Jill Bossi, the American Party candidate, for whom would you vote? Incumbent Sens. Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott appear to be gliding to wins on election day, according to a Palmetto Politics Poll. Graham had 49 percent support in his re-election race, where he faces Democratic challenger and state Sen. Brad Hutto, who had 29 percent.


  2. Election Night, hour by hour: A handy guide to Democratic disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Raw Story

    You've probably seen plenty of projections about who's going to win control of the US Senate during these midterm elections. You've also probably heard that only a few races are very competitive, many are foregone conclusions, and the control of the Senate may come down to just a very few close contests.


  3. Local GOP open shop to distribute candidate signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Lexington County Chronicle

    Along with officials such as Congressman Joe Wilson, fourth from right, the GOP group known as the Lexington Dawnbusters open their shop dedicated to distributing Republican campaign paraphernalia recently. While the GOP should find smooth sailing in Lexington County, it never hurts to advertise.


  4. Center releases 2013-2014 congressional national security scorecardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 |

    On Wednesday, the Center for Security Policy released its 2013-2014 Congressional National Security Scorecard to the media through email communications, for the 113th Congress . The scorecard scores all Representatives and Senators on key national security votes in their respective chambers over the past two years.


  5. Rubio returns to South Carolina to talk to votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Aiken Standard

    Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida gave what sounded a lot like a speech from a presidential candidate during a visit with South Carolina Republicans on Wednesday. Rubio told reporters afterward that he hasn't made any plans for re-election or a presidential run in 2016.


  6. Sen. Marco Rubio, Tim Scott headline GOP fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Post and Courier

    U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio joined his Senate colleague Tim Scott to help raise money for the South Carolina GOP as Election Day nears. The affable Florida Republican joined the "Road to Victory" luncheon by walking up to a table inconspicuously, tapping two of the attendees' shoulders and saying, "Hi, I'm Marco.


  7. Don Young Apologizes To Students For Suicide CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Switched

    U.S. Rep. Don Young has apologized after telling students at a high school where a child recently committed suicide that people kill themselves when there's a lack of support from family and friends. Wasilla High School Principal Amy Spargo says students and adults at the assembly took offense because it was as if they were being blamed.


  8. Marco Rubio Makes His PitchRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | FITSNews

    Since Scott is enjoying an insurmountable lead in the polls over his Democratic opponent with less than two weeks to go before the election, let's call this event what it really is: An early "Rubio for President" audition. Well let's just hope he provides better answers to direct questions than, um, well THIS .


  9. GOP Heavyweight Rubio At Fundraiser for Senator ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will be at a fundraiser for SC's U.S. Senator Tim Scott today in Columbia. GOP Heavyweight Rubio At Fundraiser for Senator Scott U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will be at a fundraiser for SC's U.S. Senator Tim Scott today in Columbia.


  10. Sapakoff: CCSD flunks Watermelongate logic test with Academic MagnetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Post and Courier

    Charleston County Schools Superintendent Nancy McGinley talks to reporters and supporters of Academic Magnet football coach Bud Walpole on Tuesday, one day after she fired Walpole. The scene from a Charleston County School District investigation that cost too much time and Bud Walpole's job took place inside a closed-door Academic Magnet High School classroom last Thursday, according to a student involved.


  11. North Dakota Realtors put $900K behind bid to ban real estate transfer taxesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Inman News

    The North Dakota Association of Realtors has spent close to $900,000 on ads supporting of a ballot measure that would preemptively ban real estate transfer taxes in the state, even though there's no organized opposition. Republican state Representative Scott Louser, who's also a Realtor, sponsored the measure, which would prevent local governments from adopting transfer taxes to replace revenue they would lose if the legislature decides to slash property taxes, Angie Wieck of Forum News Service reports .


  12. Scott, Dickerson to speak at NAACP meetingRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Goose Creek Gazette

    U.S. Sen. Tim Scott will appear with Democratic challenger Joyce Dickerson at the monthly NAACP Goose Creek chapter meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27. The meeting will have a question-and-answer session with audience members.


  13. Palmetto Sunrise: Is South Carolina prepared for Ebola?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Post and Courier

    Experts say there is little chance that the Ebola virus ravaging parts of West Africa will break out in the U.S. But three cases of Ebola landing in Texas officially have many Americans spooked, galvanizing the White House and states to prepare. "This is all about preparing for something we hope never happens," Haley told the Post and Courier's Lauren Sausser.


  14. For Tim Scott, incumbency is best campaign toolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | 94.3 WSC

    And, given his name recognition and incumbent status, the South Carolina Republican has been able to rely less on campaigning and more on the visibility that accompanies his official duties. In the waning weeks of the general election, Scott's public appearances have focused primarily on the official business of being a senator.


  15. Hundreds lace up their shoes in 15th Annual Buddy WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Hundreds laced up their shoes Sunday afternoon to raise funds and awareness for those living with Down syndrome. The 15th Annual Buddy Walk brought in teams from around the Midlands to Sesquicentennial State Park outside of Columbia.


  16. Winners chosen in Greatest Grandparent Essay ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Thousands of students at the South Carolina State Fair got the chance to share why they believe their grandparent is the greatest in the Greatest Grandparent Essay Contest. The contest brought in nearly 2,000 entries this year alone.


  17. SC Does Better Than Most in Receiving Federal DollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    SC Does Better Than Most in Receiving Federal Dollars South Carolina collects more in federal funds than most states. Check out this story on COLUMBIA - In speeches and platform statements, South Carolina GOP officials have for years railed against the evils of the federal budget and bloated spending.


  18. Historic: More Than 100 Black Candidates Are Running In The 2014 ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Politix

    More than 100 black candidates will be on the ballot in statewide and congressional races next month, a post-Reconstruction record that some observers say is a byproduct of Barack Obama's historic presidency. At least 83 black Republicans and Democrats are running for the House, a modern era high, according to political scientist David Bositis, who has tracked black politicians for years.


  19. GOP staying quiet on school tax voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Post and Courier

    After floating a resolution to oppose next month's Charleston County school bond referendum, the county Republican Party instead last week opted to take a pass. Chairman John Steinberger said party members tabled the resolution - in a close decision - to give a public "No" to extending the 1 percent sales tax set for local school needs.


  20. Sen. Graham turns to getting out the vote in raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Star

    With less than three weeks to go before the election, U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham wasn't rallying hundreds of voters at a campaign stop. Instead, he was driving to Republican Party headquarters in Aiken County to thank about two dozen volunteers for making phone calls.