What's happening today:
• State Sen. Vincent Sheheen, the Democratic Camden attorney running for governor, will join leaders from Aiken and the Conservation Voters of South Carolina to discuss the effort to bring nuclear waste to the Aiken area from Germany. The conservation voters endorsed Sheheen in his second bid for governor against Republican Nikki Haley.
• Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a potential 2016 GOP presidential hopeful, finishes his two-day South Carolina swing with a tour and business roundtable at Physician's Choice Laboratory Services in Rock Hill at 3 p.m. and a speech at Congressman Mick Mulvaney's barbecue fundraiser in Indian Land at 6 p.m..
Gov. Nikki Haley plans to tackle state roads fix next year
Critics have dim view of Haley's roads plan
Highway crisis looms as soon as August, US warns
Small-business group backing Haley wants changes
Metts pleads not guilty, is free on $100,000 bond
Fisher, Setree in runoff for Lexington County coroner
USC Upstate students, faculty hold protest
A year after surviving a stroke, Gov. Jim Edwards wants others to learn
VA review finds 'chronic' failures; Sen. Tim Scott calls for S.C. specifics
College of Charleston goes tobacco-free
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