<![CDATA[Politics & Government News |]]> http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/ en-us Wed, 06 Dec 2017 18:02:37 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 06 Dec 2017 18:02:37 EST Politics & Government 60 online@thestate.com Another SC county sues drug companies over opioid crisis, more could follow http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201274479.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:58:17 EST

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Gov hopeful supported pro-gun candidate, now criticizes one http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201145149.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:40:47 EST By MEG KINNARD ]]> http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201145149.html Pawleys Island lawyer to challenge GOP’s Rice for SC seat in Congress http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201104194.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:22:16 EST

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No more missed school days? SC students could make up snow days at home http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201192219.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:20:07 EST

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Plan to outlaw all abortions in South Carolina gets OK from Senate panel http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201090564.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:30:13 EST

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Pointing fingers about what causes gun violence? It’s not just guns OR mental illness http://www.thestate.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article200907319.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:36:00 EST Letter to The State editorial board

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AR-15 bans? More cops in schools? Florida massacre revives SC’s school safety debate http://www.thestate.com/news/local/education/article201178144.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:38:19 EST

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Do SC schools need active shooter drills? This lawmaker would make it mandatory http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201037039.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 08:59:45 EST

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‘Insidious’ abuse of comment system led to SC’s fake email scandal, group says http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201172179.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:19:30 EST

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SC lawmakers want to make sagging pants illegal for men. Here’s what that means to you http://www.thestate.com/latest-news/article201073549.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:27:36 EST

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Mayor Benjamin, President Trump on same page in issue related to gun control http://www.thestate.com/news/local/article201165824.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:07:30 EST

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Five Points bar can bring in $20,000 a week, mostly selling liquor to USC students http://www.thestate.com/news/local/crime/article201207754.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:23:57 EST

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What will new state workers’ retirement plans look like? This SC lawmaker has an idea http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article201112099.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:55:00 EST

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SC residents pay nation’s highest electricity bills, report says http://www.thestate.com/news/local/article200550459.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:29:42 EST

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Imposters invade SC lawmakers’ emails, seeking support for Dominion-SCANA deal http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article200930369.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:36:17 EST

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Our politicians are spreading false hope about the nuclear mess. Don’t listen. http://www.thestate.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/cindi-ross-scoppe/article200890354.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:10:00 EST

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Gov. McMaster does not re-nominate Senate leader’s son-in-law to roads panel http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article201363849.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:34:48 EST

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Cannabis for inmates? It could happen. Here’s who is behind it http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/politics-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article201329419.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:42:58 EST

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Conservatives stay on gun message even as Florida shootings stir anger http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201370594.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:55:07 EST

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Is this nationwide network of students organized enough to take on the gun lobby? http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201357449.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:15:21 EST

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Rev. Billy Graham, known as 'America's Pastor,' dies at 99 http://www.thestate.com/entertainment/celebrities/article201269669.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:54:46 EST By RACHEL ZOLL and JONATHAN DREW ]]> http://www.thestate.com/entertainment/celebrities/article201269669.html Lawmakers introduce bill to circumvent public records ruling http://www.thestate.com/news/business/national-business/article201386029.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:48:10 EST By RACHEL LA CORTE ]]> http://www.thestate.com/news/business/national-business/article201386029.html SC Democratic gov candidate James Smith joins call for ban on assault-style weapons http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201356559.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:11:00 EST

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Rand Paul bids to mold the GOP in his image http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201171864.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:00:00 EST

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Trump takes in Australian refugees he never wanted ahead of prime minister’s visit http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/article201238149.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:00:00 EST

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Want your picture hanging on this senator’s wall? Here’s how it could happen http://www.thestate.com/news/local/article201236409.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:55:14 EST

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Gun control advocates take aim at the Georgia Capitol http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article201356054.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:02:55 EST The Associated Press]]> http://www.thestate.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article201356054.html Frustrated Oklahoma educators mulling organized walkout http://www.thestate.com/news/business/national-business/article201389754.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:01:42 EST The Associated Press]]> http://www.thestate.com/news/business/national-business/article201389754.html South Carolina editorial roundup http://www.thestate.com/news/business/national-business/article201389749.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:00:51 EST The Associated Press]]> http://www.thestate.com/news/business/national-business/article201389749.html Iowa Senate GOP says plan would cut taxes by $1B annually http://www.thestate.com/news/business/national-business/article201321624.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:00:51 EST By BARBARA RODRIGUEZ ]]> http://www.thestate.com/news/business/national-business/article201321624.html