This Week in South Carolina

SC Lede: Season 2 Preview

September 6, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
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As South Carolina Lede prepares for our new season, join host Gavin Jackson for a preview of some of the topics we'll be covering this fall. South Carolina Lede returns Tuesday, September 11.

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...

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...

Primary Runoffs: What You Need to Know

June 19, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
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The South Carolina primary elections are over, and there will be a runoff election for some candidates on June 26. Here’s what you need to know. Not everyone is eligible to vote in the runoff . The runoff is a continuation of the primary vote. If you voted in the primary,...

Kevin Bryant, Catherine Templeton to Endorse John Warren for Governor

June 14, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
John Warren with Lt. Governor Kevin Bryant and Catherine Templeton at Columbia press conference.

Republican gubernatorial candidate John Warren has announced that he has received the endorsement of former competitors Catherine Templeton and Lt. Governor Kevin Bryant, a decision made only two days after the primaries. Associated Press reporter Meg Kinnard first broke...

SC Lede: Primary Hangover

June 13, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (l) speaks with Jamie Lovegrove and Meg Kinnard (r) in the SC Public Radio studios

On this week's edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by Meg Kinnard, South Carolina reporter for The Associated Press, and Jamie Lovegrove, statehouse reporter for The Post and Courier, to recap the results of the South Carolina Republican and...

2018 Primary Results

June 13, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Election Day

The following is a list of incumbents from the South Carolina House of Representatives that competed in the June 12 primary, and their results. Below that are the final results from all primary day races. Incumbent wins Davey Hiott, R-Pickens Brian White, R-Anderson Jay...

SC Republican Gubernatorial Debate II Transcript, Video

June 12, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
Republican

Below is a transcript of the second Republican gubernatorial debate with Lt. Gov. Kevin Bryant, Gov. Henry McMaster, former Lt. Gov. Yancey McGill, Catherine Templeton and John Warren. The debate was hosted at the University of South Carolina’s Drayton Hall on June 5, 2018...

SC Democratic Gubernatorial Debate II Transcript, Video

June 11, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
Democratic debate

Below is a transcript of the second Democratic gubernatorial debate with candidates Marguerite Willis, Rep. James Smith (D-Columbia) and Phil Noble at the University of South Carolina’s Drayton Hall on June 4, 2018. Charles Bierbauer moderated the debate and questioned the...

Election Day: What You Need To Know

June 11, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
Voting Poll Place

The South Carolina primary is rapidly approaching and for some, the process can be confusing and intimidating. Below is a condensed Election Day “how-to” that will get you up to speed with everything you need to know before June 12. You’ll first need to determine what...

SC Lede: Governor Battle Royale, Part 2

June 6, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson (l) speaks with Seanna Adcox and Andy Shain (r) in the SC Public Radio studios

On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson speaks with The Post and Courier's Columbia Bureau Chief Andy Shain and Assistant Columbia Bureau Chief Seanna Adcox about the final round of Republican and Democratic gubernatorial primary debates.

SC Boeing Workers Vote to Unionize, A Rare Victory

June 4, 2018 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Jenna Schiferl
Photo of a Boeing Dreamliner

A small group of Boeing technicians at the North Charleston plant successfully voted to unionize on Thursday. According to The State newspaper, a group of 178 employees voted for a union by a 104-65 margin . This created what is known as a “micro-unit,” or a small subset of...

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