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  1. Lindsey Graham will seek presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    The already-crowded field of would-be Republican presidential candidates grew again on Thursday when Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., announced the formation of an exploratory committee for president. The launch of the Security Through Strength committee enables Graham to raise money for a potential run.

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  2. Lindsey Graham jumps into 2016 race for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The already-crowded field of would-be Republican presidential candidates grew again on Thursday when Sen. Lindsey O. Graham announced the formation of an exploratory committee for president. The launch of the Security Through Strength committee enables Graham to raise money for a potential run.

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  3. Tim Scott lauds possible Lindsey Graham 2016 campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Tim Scott lauded the possibility of fellow South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham vying for the Republican presidential nomination but stopped short of an endorsement, according to a story posted on Roll Call's website. “I think it would be fantastic to have the president of the United States coming from my home state,” Scott said in response to a question about Graham's announcement earlier in the day.

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  4. U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander speaks on National School Choice WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander , chairman of the Senate education committee, today marked the celebration of "National School Choice Week," saying:a Z "America's higher education system is the best in the world because our colleges and universities have autonomy and compete for federal money that follows students to the schools of their choice.

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  5. Lindsey Graham 2016: Now John McCain-ApprovedRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    "I know what you're going to ask about!" said McCain. Indeed: The press wanted to talk to McCain about South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham's launch of a presidential exploratory committee .

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  6. Judge clears 'Friendship 9,' who dared to sit at white lunch counter in 1961Read the original story

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    Thirty days of hard labor in a rough South Carolina prison camp in 1961: That was one punishment for a black person daring to sit at McCrory's white lunch counter in Rock Hill. Nine young black men who took the punishment, instead of paying a $100 fine to the system that oppressed them, became known as the Friendship 9. Their "jail, no bail" statement resonated beyond South Carolina and galvanized what had been a hodgepodge protest movement.

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  7. Lawmakers Rally For School Choice At CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Caller

    Some notables in attendance at the Capitol Hill rally included: House Speaker John Boehner, Republican senators Ted Cruz and Tim Scott, as well as House Majority Whip Steve Scalise. Rep. Messer of Indiana served as the master of ceremonies, and spoke with The Daily Caller right before the event tipped off.

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  8. Sen. Ted Cruz says school choice is a civil rights issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | McClatchy

    School choice is today's top civil rights issue, Sen. Ted Cruz told a group of several hundred students at a rally in Washington on Wednesday during National School Choice Week. "Just last week we celebrated Martin Luther King Day.

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  9. Stepping away from a troubled pastRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Moultrie News

    Yet once again, as we do in our beloved state, rather than celebrating how far we've come, a poem was used to remind us of the painful past.

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  10. GOP works to boost attendance at Selma march anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | USA Today

    Congressional Republicans, traditionally outnumbered by Democrats at anniversaries of an historic voting rights march in Selma, Ala., are working to boost their attendance this year. GOP works to boost attendance at Selma march anniversary WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans, traditionally outnumbered by Democrats at anniversaries of an historic voting rights march in Selma, Ala., are working to boost their attendance this year.

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  11. Tim Scott: D.C. School Choice = Fewer DropoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Accuracy In Academia

    Waiting lists are one sign of the desirability of school choice. Graduation rates are another, and they seem to rise in tandem.

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  12. Sen. Tim Scott files school choice billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Post and Courier

    U.S. Sen. Tim Scott hopes the Republican takeover of the Senate gives his School Choice Act a better chance of passing. Scott refiled the bill Tuesday to coincide with the new term of Congress.

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  13. US Sen. Tim Scott adding more veterans job sessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WPDE

    U.S. Sen. Tim Scott is putting on more workshops intended to help South Carolina veterans get prepared for jobs in the civilian working world. The Republican is kicking off half a dozen more events around the state beginning on Tuesday.

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  14. Former Governor Pawlenty To Appear At Lincoln Reagan DinnerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty will be at next month's Lincoln Reagan Dinner. The annual event is hosted by the Republican Party of Minnesota. It'll be held February 19th at the Hyatt Regency Hotel downtown Minneapolis. This year's keynote speaker will be South Carolina Senator Tim Scott.

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  15. U.S. Sen. Tim Scott adding more veterans job sessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Post and Courier

    U.S. Sen. Tim Scott is putting on more workshops intended to help South Carolina veterans get prepared for jobs in the civilian working world. The Republican is kicking off half a dozen more events around the state beginning on Tuesday.

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  16. New Caucus Links Lawmakers With Startups for More Diversity in TechRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | US News & World Report

    Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., helped found the Diversifying Technology Caucus, which aims to get more women and minorities into STEM fields. Despite significant strides to improve equality in business and education, women and minorities still lag significantly behind their white male colleagues in science, technology, engineering and math fields.

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  17. Lawmakers launch tech diversity caucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Hill

    Members of both chambers of Congress on Monday launched a bipartisan caucus aimed at getting more women, minorities and veterans into the tech sector. The eight leaders of the new Diversifying Technology Caucus said that the effort will work with the startup advocacy group Engine to push for greater inclusiveness and diversity in the industry, which has been criticized for being overly male, white and Asian-American.

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  18. Veteran workshop date change announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    U.S. Sen. Tim Scott's office announced a change in date and location for the Charleston veterans job workshop, one of a series of workshops being held around South Carolina over January and February. This set of workshops will focus on educational and entrepreneurial resources available to veterans, as well as resume writing and interview skills.

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  19. U.S. Sen. Tim Scott going to Selma for a oeBloody Sundaya 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Post and Courier

    U.S. Sen. Tim Scott will take part in the remembrance ceremonies marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights-era Selma to Montgomery voting rights march. Scott, R-S.C., is a co-leader of the bipartisan Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage that U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., is leading with the Faith & Politics Institute.

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  20. Charleston Southern has spread faith to students and beyond for 50 years nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Post and Courier

    Chester Russell, pastor of Remount Baptist Church, tells local Baptist ministers his vision of a faith-based college in lower South Carolina. Rick Brewer moved to town as a teen in 1969.

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