South Carolina Lede

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'Tis the Election Day of Reckoning

November 8, 2022 — A preview of the 2022 midterm elections; the latest on inflation rates and unemployment numbers; insight into this year's flu season; and more. Plus, we want to hear from you! Leave...

SuperintenDetente

November 5, 2022 — An extended recap of this week's debate between the candidates running for State Superintendent of Education, as well as the latest on how the US Supreme Court cleared the way for...

High Early Voting Turnout

November 1, 2022 — A look at how early voting is going in the Palmetto State; an update on flu season; the state of domestic violence in South Carolina; and more. Plus, we want to hear from you! Leave...

You Can't Rebut a Rebuttal

October 29, 2022 - We recap this week's gubernatorial debate between incumbent Gov. Henry McMaster and Democratic candidate Joe Cunningham. Also, we want to hear from you! Leave us a voicemail at 803...

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.

South Carolina: The New Iowa (But Better!)

December 3, 2022 — A look at a potential new Democratic presidential nomination…

Post Thanksgiving News Second Helpings

November 29, 2022 — The findings of Winthrop University's latest poll of South…

Post Midterm Shakeout

November 19, 2022 — A look at the Congressional leadership shakeup in…