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9:48 am on Saturday October 23, 2010

SC GOP chief calls out Beaufort elections director (Update: Debate continues)

Updates at the bottom. You may have seen our post on the WSAV story that discussed concerns expressed by the head of Beaufort County's elections office because absentee ballots were requested through a GOP PAC and not by voters directly. Well WSAV's...
1:42 pm on Tuesday September 29, 2009

S.C. GOP party gets $170,000 matching grant - if they'll go green

Image by 20090929-green.jpg A hint of green could soon show up in the S.C. GOP. The S.C. GOP has been offered a $170,000 matching grant to pay off the mortgage on its Columbia headquarters, but to get the money the party must also make efforts to...
6:19 pm on Wednesday July 16, 2008

GOP wants online input

The state Republican Party is trying to get South Carolina Republicans involved in the national party's platform through the Internet. They're sending people to to offer input, participate in polls, and so on. From The Post...
7:43 am on Wednesday July 16, 2008

State senator drafting oil legislation

There are a few giant hurdles that must be overcome before oil rigs start popping up off our coast: the executive ban must be lifted (check), the national congressional ban must be lifted (not in motion yet), and the state will likely need to OK any...
12:47 pm on Sunday July 13, 2008

Lt. Gov. endorses drilling off coast

More state politicians are pushing for oil rigs off South Carolina's coast. Lieutenant Governor André Bauer joined Katy Dawson (our state's Republican Party chair) and U.S. Senator, Jim DeMint (R-SC) in endorsing the “Drill Here. Drill Now. Pay Less...
8:15 pm on Wednesday July 9, 2008

SC Republican Party endorses drilling off coast

The chances off oil rigs off South Carolina's coast just inched up, our state's Republican Party chair became the first state chair to endorse the “Drill Here. Drill Now. Pay Less.” campaign. Katy Dawson, the chair, was quoted in a press release...