McMaster asks Trump official to release SC from ID law

S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster met with Trump administration officials this weekend to discuss the state’s need for money to help repair its roads and to ask for a break on a federal ID law threatening South Carolinians’ ability to travel and gain access to federal facilities.

A better way to pick our judges

Now that we’ve finished the latest round of weary judicial candidates filling the SC State House lobby for several weeks in an attempt to get enough legislative votes to win election to the bench, it’s a good time to examine what we get right in selecting our judges, what we get wrong and what we can do to improve the system.

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Nick theater vigil honors gun violence victims ahead of documentary screening

A candlelight vigil in downtown Columbia Sunday evening honored lives lost to gun crimes. A documentary screening at the Nickelodeon Theatre on Tuesday follows a pastor's journey as he tries to decide how to preach on the growing toll of gun violence in America.
tkulmala@thestate.com
Nick theater vigil honors gun violence victims ahead of documentary screening 1:16

Nick theater vigil honors gun violence victims ahead of documentary screening

Muschamp, Staley help out at city basketball tournament 1:22

Muschamp, Staley help out at city basketball tournament

SC National Guard unit deploys to Eastern Europe 1:03

SC National Guard unit deploys to Eastern Europe

USC pitcher Adam Hill recaps controversial play 0:49

USC pitcher Adam Hill recaps controversial play

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