<![CDATA[Editorials | TheState.com &]]> http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/ en-us Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:00:46 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:00:46 EST Editorials 60 online@thestate.com Be welcoming. Be careful. And enjoy the show. http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article167754242.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:00:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article167754242.html Here’s to our next 100 years with Fort Jackson http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article153861634.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 01 Jun 2017 18:32:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article153861634.html Let the long-awaited celebration begin http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article143386604.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 08 Apr 2017 18:00:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article143386604.html Gamecock fans deserve this — could get this http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article141493829.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:29:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article141493829.html Well-earned honors for two Gamecock greats http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article137258208.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Mar 2017 17:21:00 EST http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article137258208.html A fond farewell to the father of Riverbanks Zoo http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article128977739.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2017 17:30:00 EST http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article128977739.html Clemson showed South Carolina’s greatness http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article125709414.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 17:11:00 EST http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article125709414.html 6 steps for South Carolina http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article125013334.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 07 Jan 2017 17:08:00 EST http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article125013334.html Bring the national title home this year http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article124769964.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:30:00 EST http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article124769964.html Endorsement: Why Rickenmann is the better choice for District 4 http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article123604964.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2016 17:32:00 EST http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article123604964.html ‘To you is born this day … a Saviour’ http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article122389949.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 24 Dec 2016 17:28:00 EST http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article122389949.html Editorial: Haley needs to focus on preparing for ambassadorship http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article116731103.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 25 Nov 2016 08:34:00 EST http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article116731103.html Thanks to veterans, Fort Jackson for serving our country http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article113963173.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 17:00:00 EST http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article113963173.html Endorsement: Why conservatives have no option but to support Clinton http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article111181492.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 29 Oct 2016 17:00:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article111181492.html Endorsement: Brill will help maintain sensible center in SC Senate http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article110878422.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:00:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article110878422.html Endorsement: Why South Carolina needs Nikki Setzler back in the Senate http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article110598532.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:53:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article110598532.html Let’s keep perspective, welcome hurricane evacuees to Midlands http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article106228882.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 05 Oct 2016 17:15:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article106228882.html Editorial: Payback that makes us all proud http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article97631012.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:00:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article97631012.html Editorial: DHEC steps up to protect public health, environment http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article94845837.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Aug 2016 08:52:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article94845837.html Editorial: Steve Spurrier made the Gamecocks winners http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article93549702.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Aug 2016 16:40:16 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article93549702.html Editorial: Richland 2 students, community deserved better search for superintendent http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article92417037.html#storylink=rss Board hired assistant superintendent Baron Davis Monday night

Pick was made 11 days after Debbie Hamm announced retirement

Public deserved more complete search

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:05:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article92417037.html
Legislators have duty to question Richland Recreation Commission http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article90585127.html#storylink=rss Legislators appoint commission that oversees Richland County Recreation Commission

Agency is the target of lawsuits, multiple criminal investigations

Sen John Scott upset that some colleagues sent letter

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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 17:25:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article90585127.html
Columbia chief appropriately fired three firefighters http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article89594982.html#storylink=rss Social media posts undermined department’s credibility

It’s never acceptable to threaten to injure or kill someone, even if in jest

Most firefighters meet high professional standards

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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 17:33:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article89594982.html
Editorial: The Legislature’s big step toward ending ‘scholarship’ scam http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article88001367.html#storylink=rss SC law gives dollar-for-dollar tax credits for donations to ‘scholarship-granting organizations’ for special-needs kids

New state budget eliminates those organizations after they encouraged parents to double-dip claiming credits and also receiving scholarships

Backdoor-vouchers are still available, but unaccountable private organizations won’t dole them out

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 17:30:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article88001367.html
Turn out one more time to make Rick Hubbard Midlands’ new solicitor http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article85307777.html#storylink=rss Rick Hubbard came just 45 votes short of winning June 14 Republican primary to replace retiring 11th Circuit Solicitor Donnie Myers

Hubbard, Candice Lively both are good choices

Hubbard’s extensive courtroom, managerial experience make him better choice in June 28 runoff

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 17:00:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article85307777.html
At 100, Fort Jackson remains vital to U.S. Army, Columbia and S.C. http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article84313617.html#storylink=rss Fort begins centennial celebration Saturday

Base has $2.2 billion economic impact in SC

Missions include basic training, multiple other functions

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 22:21:42 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article84313617.html
They were down, but they weren’t out: the power of hard work and togetherness http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article82799192.html#storylink=rss Baseball team lost first playoff game

Four straight wins have Gamecocks in Super Regional

Season is vindication for coach Chad Holbrook

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Thu, 09 Jun 2016 17:00:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article82799192.html
Editorial: Why Richland voters should stick with trusted, effective Lott as sheriff http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article82557667.html#storylink=rss Leon Lott has been Richland sheriff for 20 years

Democrat is challenged by former SLED agent

Lott’s innovation, leadership is needed

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 17:01:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article82557667.html
Editorial: Here’s why Rick Hubbard is the best choice to replace Donnie Myers http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article82307027.html#storylink=rss Rick Hubbard is one of three candidates in Tuesday’s Republican primary to replace retiring Solicitor Donnie Myers

Professionalism, expertise outweigh 22-year association with incumbent

Former deputy solicitor has smart plans, rejects incumbent’s ‘old-school style of doing things’

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 17:00:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/editorials/article82307027.html
SC legislators need guts to take Confederate Flag down from Citadel chapel http://www.thestate.com/opinion/op-ed/article81995477.html#storylink=rss Confederate Flag, a symbol of hate and racism, still flies in Charleston chapel at Citadel, a public university

Flag was taken down from S.C. Statehouse last year after massacre of nine blacks at Charleston church

The flag must go; will politicians have the guts to do it?

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