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Leftists disrespect Sen. Tim Scott in Mt. Pleasant

The left-leaning organization Indivisible Charleston turned out in large numbers for a Town Hall in Mt. Pleasant featuring Sen. Tim Scott and Rep. Mark Sanford. A teacher from Burke High

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Trump sticks it to the media

President Donald Trump began his press conference Thurs. by stating, “I am taking this message directly to the American people.” He spent the next 77 minutes taking shots at the

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Consumer choice needed for electrical power

Century Aluminum in Goose Creek recently filed a federal anti-trust lawsuit against Santee Cooper Electric Cooperative for not being able to purchase 100% of its energy on the open market.

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Inaugural address takes aim at the DC Establishment

President Donald Trump took aim at the political establishment leaders from both parties when he delivered his inaugural address Thursday. The speech was watched by 31 million on television and

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The political elites don’t understand Trump

President-elect Donald Trump just found himself in another media firestorm just days before taking office. Georgia U.S. Representative John Lewis, an activist in the 1960s civil rights movement, stated on

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More transparency needed in development process

When the City of Charleston considers allowing the development of a new subdivision, shopping center or apartment complex, developers must go through the Technical Review Committee to answer questions about

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Charleston needs to downsize zoning density

The City of Charleston is the only local government in the Lowcountry which is a member of the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI). The global organization was founded

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Keep West Ashley suburban!

I have documented several times that West Ashley’s suburban character is under assault. Our city and county governments have been permitting massive apartment complexes, which will increase traffic congestion. Many

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SC should privatize school bus fleet

South Carolina is the only state in the country which operates a statewide school bus system. The state maintains a 5600 bus fleet which averages 15 years and 236,000 miles.

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What Make America Great Again Means

Early in the Republican Presidential primary process, it became clear that Republicans who supported candidates like Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio were offended by Donald Trump’s slogan Make America Great

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