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This map shows South Carolina's slow COVID vaccine rollout as measured by the CDC, as of Jan. 19. The state is second-to-last in vaccinating its residents.

Delays, Bureaucratic 'Razzmatazz' Hamper Greenville Man's Vax Registration

Luiz Martins lives in Greenville. He’s 70 years old, which means he qualifies to be among the first South Carolinians to get a COVID-19 vaccine shot, and he’s tech savvy, which means knows his way...
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SC Lede Zoom Happy Hour on February 4

Thursday, February 4 at 6:00 pm Join us for a happy hour via Zoom to discuss our current political climate and other issues facing South Carolina. Host Gavin Jackson and some of the state’s most...
Members of the South Carolina House of Representatives taking their oaths of office last month.

2021 Session of S.C. General Assembly Begins Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

This year’s session of the S.C. General Assembly got underway this week with one member describing it as "a session not like any other." Most lawmakers wore masks as the lingering COVID pandemic...

President-Elect Joe Biden Outlines Plans for Economy, Vaccinations Against Coronavirus

President-elect Joe Biden delivered remarks outlining his vaccination and economic rescue legislative package. Biden has long said that the most recent coronavirus relief legislation did not go far...

South Carolina Lede

South Carolina Lede ("lede" is the old school term for the introductory section of a news story) is a podcast about the people and issues shaping South Carolina state politics. Join host Gavin Jackson each week as we break down state political news and go inside the legislative happenings that could affect you, your family, and your pocketbook. We'll also examine the biggest stories out of the statehouse with reporters from across the Palmetto State.

SC Lede: COVID-19 — 'Science Not Politics'

On this edition of the South Carolina Lede for January 23, 2021, we reflect on President Joe Biden’s inauguration, including former President George W. Bush's comments to Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC), who served a chair of the inaugural committee. Also on this

SC Lede: COVID-19 — One Dose At A Time

This episode of the South Carolina Lede for January 19, 2021, features: a continued preview of the legislative session; a look at this year's virtual King Day at the Dome event; the latest on the vaccine rollout in the state; and more. Join us for a South

SC Lede: 'Abdication Of Leadership'

On this edition of the South Carolina Lede for January 16, 2021, we look at the second impeachment of President Donald Trump and speak with one of the 10 Republicans who voted for it, South Carolina Congressman Tom Rice. Also on this episode: a look at

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