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Sen. Sherrod Brown Announces National Listening Tour As He Considers 2020 Presidential Bid

Ohio Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown is taking more steps towards a presidential bid. Brown announced on NPR’s Morning Edition that he’ll be visiting several states that hold early primaries in a “Dignity of Work” tour. He says he will ultimately decide if he wants to run for president when the tour is over. Brown said a presidential campaign is an earthquake for families and he and his wife, columnist Connie Schultz, are taking their time with the decision. “I’m taking this fight around the co...
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A new clue could explain the mysterious disappearance of a Civil War submarine

The discovery may tell researchers why the H.L. Hunley sank off the coast of South Carolina more than 150 years ago.
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WH Economist Admits Economic Strain After Saying Fed Workers ‘Better Off’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Shutdown pressure on President Donald Trump mounted Wednesday as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on him to delay his State of the Union address and his own economists acknowledged the prolonged standoff was having a greater economic drag than previously thought. In a letter to Trump, Pelosi cited security concerns, noting that both the Secret Service and the Homeland Security Department are affected by the partial government shutdown, now it its fourth week. She added that ...
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Pelosi asks Trump to reschedule State of the Union due to shutdown – live

Donald Trump is meeting with a bipartisan congressional group to end the government shutdown as William Barr’s confirmation hearing resumesSign up to the daily US morning briefing 3.19pm GMT Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown will be traveling to Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada and South Carolina next month as part of a “Dignity at Work tour” as he edges closer to a presidential bid.As Buzzfeed reports:Dignity of work has been the core message for Brown since he won his third Senate term last fall — as ...
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Make Ready with Richard Nance: Fighting Handgun Now Available Streaming

Panteo-Productions-On-tv Columbia, SC-  -(   Panteao is happy to announce the release of Make Ready with Richard Nance: FIghting Handgun. Carrying a handgun for self-defense also means being able to deploy that handgun in less than ideal scenarios. Even having to fight with it when an attacker is too close. In Fighting Handgun, Richard Nance walks you through the justification for close quarter combat skills, controlling distance, striking and fending, striking with your gun, th...
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Morning Headlines: Brown to Tour States Before 2020 Decision, Federal Food Assistance Arrives Early

Here are your morning headlines for Wednesday, Jan. 16: Sen. Sherrod Brown to tour early states before 2020 decision; Federal food assistance arriving early because of shutdown; Hospital: Doc gave near-death patients excessive pain meds; Former Gov. John Kasich joins CNN; Akron extends $1 lease with zoo; Mayfield named Rookie Quarterback of the Year; Sen. Sherrod Brown to tour early states before 2020 decision Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown is launching a tour of three states that cast pivotal early vo...
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Graham: Senators seek bipartisan shutdown solution

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina says some Senate Republicans and Democrats are working together to try to end the partial federal government shutdown. (Jan. 16)            [Author: AP]
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"The Clemency Process Is Broken. Trump Can Fix It."

The title of this post is the title of this notable new Atlantic commentary authored by Rachel Barkow, Mark Holden and Mark Osler.  Here are excerpts: It took six years of intense wrangling to get the First Step Act passed. Clemency reform, however, requires the action of only one man. The president can act alone to fix what Congress did not. ​Even the First Step Act’s primary nemesis, Republican Senator Tom Cotton, has acknowledged a role for clemency, saying as part of his attack on the legis...
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Registering a Vehicle: Pa. Resident Purchased New Vehicle in S. Carolina, Staying in Sc More Than 30 Days

My question involves vehicle registration or title in the state of: South Carolina I purchased a new motorcycle in S. Carolina but I am a Pennsylvania resident. The dealer provided all needed papers, however the temporary plate is good only for 30 days and I will be in S. Carolina for at least 10 days after it expires. Will I be able to get a new 30 day temporary plate (the woman at DMV said no extensions)? Is storing bike the only option if no?
Tags: Law, Pennsylvania, DMV, South Carolina, Vehicle Registration and Title, Carolina

Registering a Vehicle: When Can an Out-of-State Vehicle Buyer Get > 30 Day Temporary Plates

My question involves vehicle registration or title in the state of: South Carolina I purchased a new motorcycle in S. Carolina but I am a Pennsylvania resident. The dealer provided all needed papers, however the temporary plate is good only for 30 days and I will be in S. Carolina for at least 10 days after it expires. Will I be able to get a new 30 day temporary plate (the woman at DMV said no extensions)? Is storing bike the only option if no?
Tags: Law, Pennsylvania, DMV, South Carolina, Vehicle Registration and Title, Carolina

McConnell Condemns King's Comments on Race as ‘Unworthy’

The Kentucky Republican is the highest ranking Republican to condemn King’s rhetoric amid the latest controversy surrounding his racist or anti-immigrant comments. Senators Tim Scott of South Carolina and King’s fellow Iowans Joni Ernst and Chuck Grassley also have denounced King’s rhetoric.
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Lindsey Graham ‘hell-bent’ on replacing Ruth Bader Ginsburg despite Supreme Court saying she is 'cancer free'

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has said she doesn't plan on retiring before the presidential election in 2020 — but Republicans appear to have other ideas. Donald Trump’s White House and close allies have begun preparing for her replacement, with senior Republicans like Senator Lindsey Graham saying he will be “hell-bent” on replacing the notorious liberal justice with a conservative upon her departure — a move that could radically shift the balance of the court for decades. Despite...
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South Carolina bolts to top of SEC basketball standings

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Frank Martin kept saying as the awful losses piled up that his young team needed time to develop. The Gamecocks are playing like that time has arrived. South Carolina (8-7), which lost to mid-majors in Stony Brook and Wofford in November, is arguably the biggest early season surprise […]
Tags: News, Sports, SEC, South Carolina, COLUMBIA S C AP, STONY BROOK, Wofford, Frank Martin

Trump Rejects Graham’s Plea to Reopen Government

President Trump on Monday dismissed the suggestion of a frequent ally, Senator Lindsey Graham, that he should reopen the government for a few weeks to encourage Democrats to continue negotiations over border-security funding. “I did reject it,” Trump told reporters about the South Carolina Republican’s plea for him to sign a three-week-stopgap spending bill. The partial government shutdown, the longest in U.S. history, entered its 24th day on Monday.
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B-2 Spirit

With its precision, stealth, long-range capability and payload capacity, the B-2 Spirit is one of the most versatile airframes in the Air Force’s inventory. The combination of its unique capabilities enables global reach and allows the Air Force to bypass the enemy’s most sophisticated defenses. jQuery(document).ready(function($){ // If multiple elements are selected, it will use the first element. var player = new...
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Graham Urges Trump To Reopen Gov. Temporarily, Continue Wall Negotiations

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican lawmaker advising President Donald Trump said he is encouraging the president to reopen the government for several weeks to continue negotiating with Democrats over funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall before the president takes the more drastic step of declaring a national emergency. But that may be wishful thinking, given that Sen. Lindsey Graham also says Trump still wants to reach a deal for the wall before agreeing to reopen shuttered government department...
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Brace Yourself: Waves Of 2020 Announcements Expected Soon

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — After months of speculation and secrecy, the 2020 presidential primary season is about to explode. With several Democrats already in the race, a half dozen more are locking down final travel, staffing and strategy to launch White House bids in the coming weeks. While plans may change, the announcements are expected to come in waves, the first featuring a group of ambitious Senate Democrats including New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, California Sen. Kamala Harris and Ne...
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No. 21 South Carolina women win 8th straight game

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Te’a Cooper scored 14 points, Alexis Jennings had 10 points and seven rebounds and No. 21 South Carolina beat LSU 76-53 on Sunday for its eighth straight victory. Mikiah Herbert Harrigan added 10 points for South Carolina (12-4, 4-0 SEC), which has won nine consecutive games in the series. South […]
Tags: News, Sports, LSU, Ap, SEC, South Carolina, Cooper, Baton Rouge La, Alexis Jennings, Mikiah Herbert Harrigan

S Carolina stays perfect in SEC with 85-75 win over Missouri

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Keyshawn Bryant scored 15 points and Chris Silva added 14 points as South Carolina continued its surprising Southeastern Conference start with an 85-75 win over Missouri on Sunday. The Gamecocks (8-7, 3-0 SEC) led the entire second half, but struggled to shake the Tigers (9-5, 0-2). Javon Pickett’s 3-pointer with 3:17 […]
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Government Should Open Before Emergency Ripcord Pulled, Graham Says

“I would urge him to open up the government for a short period of time, like three weeks, before he pulls the plug. See if we can get a deal,” Graham, a Republican of South Carolina who has called on Trump to invoke emergency action, said on “Fox News Sunday.” “If we can’t at the end of three weeks, all bets are off. Trump sees the declaration of an emergency as a last resort and still hopes to make a deal with Democrats to reopen the federal government, Graham said, adding that he spoke to Tr...
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Graham Urges Trump: Reopen Gov’t Before Declaring National Emergency Over Border

The South Carolina senator said the president told him, “That’s my last option.”
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Spartanburg High School Football Player Nick Dixon Dies Unexpectedly Day After College Commitment

A South Carolina community is in mourning after a popular high school football player died unexpectedly during surgery.According to WSPA 7 News, 18-year-old Nick Dixon—a senior at Spartanburg High School and the school’s football captain—died Friday afternoon (Jan. 11) at Spartanburg Medical Center after experiencing complications during an ACLA and meniscus surgery.Superintendent Dr. Russell Booker said Dixon passed away less than 24 hours after he verbally committed to attend Wingate Universit...
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Missouri-South Carolina game Saturday has been postponed

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Travel issues due to a winter storm have led to postponement of Missouri’s men’s basketball game at South Carolina. The teams were scheduled to meet Saturday at South Carolina’s Colonial Life Arena. South Carolina announced Friday that both teams are in contact with the Southeastern Conference about possible makeup dates for […]
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South Carolina freshman Moss to miss season after surgery

South Carolina freshman point guard T.J. Moss will miss the rest the season after undergoing foot and ankle surgery this week            [Author: AP]
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Surging Ole Miss, South Carolina among SEC's early surprises

The Ole Miss-Mississippi State rivalry will take center stage this weekend when the surging Rebels travel to face the 14th-ranked Bulldogs            [Author: AP]
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"Rep. Joe Cunningham, a newly elected Democrat from South Carolina, was barred from walking onto the House floor Friday as he tried to bring a six-pack of beer with him."

"The banned brewskis, from the Charleston area, were a gift for Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., a co-chair of the large House Small Brewers Caucus, Cunningham said on Twitter... 'Making friends when you’re a freshman is hard and I thought I’d grease the skids with some Lowcountry beer,' Cunningham said on Twitter, adding that DeFazio eventually got the beer. 'Can I join the beer caucus now?'"Fox News.In other beer news... [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
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Government shutdown won’t delay Nevada plutonium hearing

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal court hearing will go forward as scheduled in Nevada next week on the state’s attempt to block the Energy Department’s plans to ship plutonium from South Carolina to Nevada despite claims by U.S. lawyers that they need more time to prepare due to the partial government shutdown. U.S. District […]
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PTR GOES BIG (And Small): New 9KT And 9R MP5 Style Guns

Building on last year’s successful launch of two MP5 clones, South Carolina based firearms manufacturer PTR is announcing two new models in their production line up. The 9KT is an MP5K clone with a custom handguard, top rail and an end cap capable of accepting slings, pistol stabilizing braces and stocks (mind the NFA, boys and […] Read More … The post PTR GOES BIG (And Small): New 9KT And 9R MP5 Style Guns appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Surging Ole Miss, South Carolina among SEC’s early surprises

Here are some things to watch in Southeastern Conference basketball this week: GAME OF THE WEEKEND Mississippi at No. 14 Mississippi State: Ole Miss (12-2, 2-0 SEC) is shaping up as the SEC’s biggest surprise under new coach Kermit Davis. The preseason pick to finish last in the conference has opened its league schedule by […]
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Graham: Trump should declare a national emergency

South Carolina GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham issued a statement Thursday calling for President Donald Trump to invoke national emergency powers to fund his border wall.
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