Reaction from members of the S.C. congressional delegation to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday night:Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-Seneca report Sen. Tim Scott, R-North Charleston Rep. Jeff Duncan, R-Laurens
"Taking steps without legislation? Why would any Member of Congress applaud that line? The President just told them that they don’t matter"
"But 98% of people with full-time jobs are above the poverty line. Full-time jobs pull people out of poverty. NOT the minimum wage."
"MY IRA? This is new. No risk but great return. Wow! Did they teach economics at Harvard? & does the Fed know about this? QE is punishing savers."
"I think more & more people are correctly asking whether we still want to play the role of the being the policeman to the world."
(No statements issued Tuesday night by Reps. Jim Clyburn, D-Columbia, and Trey Gowdy, R-Spartanburg.)
Meanwhile, S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley took to Facebook during the address: