South Carolina Lede

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Latest Episodes

Boosting Booster Updates Update

September 13, 2022 — A look at where abortion legislation currently stands in the state; a breakdown of the controversy surrounding state Rep. Krystle Matthews' US Senate run against incumbent Sen...

Senate Abortion Showdown

September 10, 2022 - A full recap all of the action this week as the SC Senate debated a new restrictive abortion bill. Plus, we want to hear from you! Leave us a voicemail at 803-563-7169 to share...

A House Divided

September 3, 2022 - A recap on the SC House debate on a new near-total abortion ban bill; new polling numbers on the governor's race; updates about the new COVID-19 booster shot; and more. Plus, we...

House Abortion Floor Debate Begins

August 30, 2022 — We preview the SC House's special session abortion debate, Sen. Lindsey Graham predicts riots, reshoring of PPE production, and the latest on monkeypox. Plus, we want to hear from...

South Carolina Lede

South Carolina Lede is a podcast about the people, issues, and events shaping the Palmetto State. Join host Gavin Jackson and reporters from across the state each week for in-depth discussions of the biggest news affecting you, your family, and your fellow South Carolinians – from state politics and legislative happenings inside the state house to the ongoing effects of the pandemic and more. It’s the factual and timely information you need, with a dash of irreverent fun to keep it all interesting.

Paving a Better Tomorrow... Today!

September 27, 2022 — A preview of what's before SC House lawmakers Tuesday as…

Sara and the Wind Downs

September 24, 2022 — Sara Goldsby, director of S.C. Department of Alcohol and…

Back to School with Superintendent Molly Spearman

September 20, 2022 — An extended conversation with outgoing State…