Election 2018

South Carolina Lede Live Taping in Greenville

October 31, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Host Gavin Jackson with AP reporter Meg Kinnard and The Post and Couriers Jamie Lovegrove

The campaign trail is heating up this fall, so South Carolina Lede is hitting the road for a live podcast taping. Host Gavin Jackson, along with South Carolina Public Radio reporters and other friends of the pod, is bringing the show to Greenville this November! South...

SC Lede: Final Destination - Nov. 6

October 30, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson with Andy Shain (l) and Charles Bierbauer (r) in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Monday, October 29.

On this edition of South Carolina Lede, host Gavin Jackson is joined by Charles Bierbauer, dean emeritus of the USC College of Information and Communications, and Andy Shain, Columbia bureau chief with The Post and Courier, to discuss the final gubernatorial debate between...

Lt. Gov. Candidates Debate Healthcare, Education, Poverty and Their Priorities on Women's Issues

October 30, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
2018 Silent Witness Ceremony

In one week, South Carolina will elect a governor. Through that mid-term election decision, a new lieutenant governor will also be selected. Monday, lieutenant candidates, Republican Pamela Evette and Democrat Mandy Powers-Norrell, met for their only televised debate. They...

Transcript: SC Gubernatorial Debate I

October 23, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
The first South Carolina Gubernatorial debate at the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center in Florence.

The following is a transcript from the first South Carolina gubernatorial debate held at the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center in Florence, S.C., on Oct. 17, 2018. CHARLES BIERBAUER: Good evening, and welcome to the 2018 gubernatorial debate live from the...

SC Lede: It's the Great Debate, Charlie Brown!

October 23, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Post and Courier’s Jamie Lovegrove to recap the contentious first gubernatorial debate and preview the next one on Thursday—all of this inside of just two weeks until election day on Nov. 6. Also a...

SC Lede: Nikki Haley Ghosted And Other October Surprises

October 16, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (r) with Andy Shain (l) and Meg Kinnard in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Monday, October 15.

On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by AP Reporter Meg Kinnard and Post and Courier Columbia Bureau Chief Andy Shain to discuss Nikki Haley's suprise announcement last week that she will be resigning from her position as United States...

2018 Gubernatorial Debates Announced

October 3, 2018 - Posted in Education by Gavin Jackson
Republican Gov. Henry McMaster, left, and Democratic state Rep. James Smith, D-Columbia

South Carolina ETV and The Post and Courier will co-host two gubernatorial debates and one lieutenant governor debate later this month. Republican Gov. Henry McMaster will face off against Democratic challenger state Rep. James Smith, D-Columbia, at the Francis Marion...

2018 Gubernatorial Debates Announced

October 3, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Republican Gov. Henry McMaster, left, and Democratic state Rep. James Smith, D-Columbia

South Carolina ETV and The Post and Courier will co-host two gubernatorial debates and one lieutenant governor debate later this month. Republican Gov. Henry McMaster will face off against Democratic challenger state Rep. James Smith, D-Columbia, at the Francis Marion...

Gov. McMaster Wins Nomination, 2018 Primary Runoff Results

June 26, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gov. Henry McMaster

Unofficial primary runoff results from the South Carolina Election Commission as of 9 a.m., June 27. Candidates' names in bold have won either based on votes or have been declared winners by the Associated Press. Governor – Republican Henry McMaster 54% John Warren 46% 100...

SC Republican Runoff Gubernatorial Debate Transcript, Video

June 26, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
Republican gubernatorial candidates.

Below is a transcript of the Republican runoff debate between gubernatorial candidates Gov. Henry McMaster and John Warren. The debate took place on June 20 at the Newberry Opera House. Charles Bierbauer, dean emeritus of the University of South Carolina College of...

President Trump Rallies Votes for McMaster Ahead of Runoff

June 26, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Thelisha Eaddy
Hours before Trump arrived, supporters packed Airport High School Gym.

President Trump rallied with Gov. Henry McMaster at Airport High School in West Columbia. The 71-year old McMaster is competing with 39-year old Greenville businessman John Warren for the Republican nomination. Recent polls show the two candidates in a tight race. Monday...

Warren Picks Up Endorsements Over Weekend

June 25, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
Republican gubernatorial candidate John Warren

Republican gubernatorial candidate John Warren continued to campaign into the weekend ahead of the runoff vote on Tuesday. His campaign trail included stops in Beaufort and Greenville counties, among others. According to the WYFF News 4 investigative team, some of these...

SC Lede: Primary Runoff Pregame

June 21, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (r) speaks with Jamie Lovegrove and Meg Kinnard (l) on Thursday, June 21, 2018.

On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by Jamie Lovegrove, statehouse reporter for The Post and Courier, and Meg Kinnard, South Carolina reporter for The Associated Press, to break down this week's primary runoff debate between Republican...

Trump, Healthcare and Global Warming: A Runoff Debate Recap

June 21, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
Gubernatorial candidates Gov. Henry McMaster and John Warren

Just days before the primary runoff election, Republican gubernatorial candidates John Warren and Gov. Henry McMaster battled it out in their final debate on Wednesday. President Donald Trump was a strong presence in the debate, both in candidate responses and audience...

Recapping the GOP Gubernatorial Runoff Debate

June 21, 2018 - Posted in SCETV by Olivia Aldridge
Governor Henry McMaster and businessman John Warren (left) debating on June 21 at the Newberry Opera House.

The two remaining Republican gubernatorial candidates faced off Wednesday, June 21 at the Newberry Opera House for a debate co-sponsored by SCETV and the Post and Courier. Governor Henry McMaster and businessman John Warren positioned themselves as the experienced...

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