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The 10 most Interesting States in Politics – Number 1 South Carolina, now pass the Sweet Tea!

The 10 most Interesting States in Politics – Number 1 South Carolina, now pass the Sweet Tea!

South Carolina…. It's South Carolina RT @TheFix: Is your state politically interesting? Tell me why. http://t.co/G5I6U2zG — Politisite.com (@Politisite) January 9, 2013 1. South Carolina (courtesy of AmandaSC): “Andrew Jackson. John C. Calhoun. Civil War. Fort Sumter. Confederate Flag. Ben Tillman. Strom Thurmond. Lee Atwater. First in the South. McCain vs. Bush. Lindsey Graham. Fritz Hollings. Charleston. Stephen Colbert. Appalachian Trail. Andre Bauer. Mark Sanford. Jenny Sanford. Nikki Haley. Tim [...]

SC Republican Party Releases Final Delegate Numbers – Gingrich 23,Romney 2

SC Republican Party Releases Final Delegate Numbers – Gingrich 23,Romney 2

Columbia, S.C.-The South Carolina Republican Party today released final delegate numbers following the January 21, 2012 South Carolina Presidential Primary. With 100% of 2,117 precincts reporting, the statewide primary winner was Newt Gingrich. Gingrich won 11 at-large delegates with 40.43% of the vote. Mitt Romney finished second, winning no at large delegates with 27.85% of the vote. Gingrich also won two delegates in each of the following Congressional districts: 2nd, [...]

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels opens tonight Town Theatre Columbia, SC

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels opens tonight Town Theatre Columbia, SC

Folks from all over the Nation are in Columbia due to the South Carolina Primary Election.  Interestingly, Town Theatre opens with Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Election eve. While we are predominately a Political Blog, we thought it would be fun to take in a play the night before the election to decompress a bit. Hope to see you tonight:  Let us know you are there by tweeting us at @politisite Dirty [...]

Romney Promotes ‘Right to Work,’ Bashes ‘Stooges’ at NLRB in SC

Romney Promotes ‘Right to Work,’ Bashes ‘Stooges’ at NLRB in SC

COLUMBIA, S.C. – At a campaign stop in the Palmetto State today, Mitt Romney continued to promise to “unwind” what President Barack Obama has done during his term in the White House and spoke of his desire to return rights to workers. “President Obama doesn’t understand it’s not government that makes people strong it’s the free people of America that provide our future and our strength,” said Romney, standing in [...]

Herman Cain wins S.C. Federation of Republican Women Presidential Straw Poll

Herman Cain wins S.C. Federation of Republican Women Presidential Straw Poll

South Carolina Federation of Woman Presidential Straw Poll Herman Cain 24.5% Newt Gingrich 19.1%. Michelle Bachmann 17.3% Mitt Romney 17.3% Rick Santorum 10.9% Rick Perry 4.5% undecided 6.4% Jon Huntsman 0.0% Gary Johnson 0.0% Ron Paul 0.0%  GREENVILLE, S.C. (October 29, 2011) – Continuing a two-month run of straw poll wins at various events across the country, businessman Herman Cain won the Presidential Straw Poll at the South Carolina Federation [...]