Tag Archives: South Carolina
Posted on09. May, 2013 by Stevie.
The state of South Carolina ought to be ashamed of itself, well the 1st Congressional district to be specific. Former Gov. Mark Sanford won his old House seat against Elizabeth Colbert Busch, the sister of Stephen Colbert of Comedy Central’s ‘The Colbert Report’. Sanford launched into international infamy in 2009 when he took a sabbatical from [...]
Posted on17. Dec, 2012 by Stevie.
It’s a new day in South Carolina and Rep. Tim Scott, a Republican, is probably having the best one ever right now. Gov. Nikki Haley appointed Scott on Monday to fill the seat that will be vacated next month by outgoing GOP Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC). The appointment is historic because Scott will be the sole [...]
Posted on10. Dec, 2012 by Stevie.
Sen. Jim DeMint (R) is giving himself a pay raise and a ticket out of the U.S. Senate next month. The South Carolina lawmaker will step down from Congress in January and head over to Heritage Foundation as its leader. For those that don’t know, Heritage Foundation is an influential conservative think-tank that plays a [...]
Posted on09. Apr, 2012 by Stevie.
Newt Gingrich is a shell of the more jovial and pompous candidate we saw on the campaign trail a few months ago. You couldn’t tell Newton a damn thing when he won the South Carolina primary on January 21. Judging by his speech that night, he was going to walk up to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, [...]
Posted on09. Mar, 2012 by Stevie.
South Carolinians have some high-profile leadership missing in action. The state’s Lieutenant Governor Ken Ard, a Republican, resigned from his position on Friday. He was alleged to have used campaign money for personal expenses, including his wife’s cell phone bill, a PlayStation, iPads, and a TV, according to The State. He has been under investigation [...]