<![CDATA[Election Endorsements | TheState.com &]]> http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/ en-us Wed, 16 Nov 2016 19:20:00 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 16 Nov 2016 19:20:00 EST Election Endorsements 60 online@thestate.com 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 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 Q&A with Richland County Council District 8 candidate Todd Phillips http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536302.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:31:50 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536302.html Q&A with Richland County Council District 8 candidate Jim Manning http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536232.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:31:22 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536232.html Richland, Lexington Senate, House & County Council candidates, in their own words http://www.thestate.com/opinion/op-ed/article110538207.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:42:39 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/op-ed/article110538207.html Q&A with SC Senate District 26 candidate Nikki Setzler http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536807.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:34:33 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536807.html Q&A with SC Senate District 26 candidate Brad Lindsey http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536742.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:34:09 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536742.html Q&A with SC Senate District 22 candidate Susan Brill http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536682.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:33:26 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536682.html Q&A with SC Senate District 22 candidate Mia McLeod http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536622.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:33:04 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536622.html Q&A with Richland County Council District 7 candidate Gwen Kennedy http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536077.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:30:14 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536077.html Q&A with Richland County Council District 7 candidate Michael Greene http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536032.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:29:53 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110536032.html Q&A with SC House District 89 c andidate Micah Caskey http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110535792.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:28:22 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110535792.html Q&A with SC House District 89 candidate Rosemounda Peggy Butler http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110534867.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:23:39 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110534867.html Q&A with SC House District 79 candidate Ivory Thigpen http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110535442.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:26:36 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110535442.html Q&A with SC House District 79 candidate Donald Miles http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110535377.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:26:16 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110535377.html Q&A with SC House District 75 candidate Tyler Gregg http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110535267.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:25:13 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110535267.html Q&A with SC House District 75 candidate Kirkman Finlay http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110534847.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:23:30 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article110534847.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
Q&A with Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82519662.html#storylink=rss James Flowers is challenging Richland Sheriff Leon Lott in the June 14 Democratic primary

No Republicans filed, so the primary victor is virtually assured of election

The State’s editorial board sent questionnaires to both candidates

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 16:45:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82519662.html
Q&A with Richland County sheriff candidate James Flowers http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82519607.html#storylink=rss James Flowers is challenging Richland Sheriff Leon Lott in the June 14 Democratic primary

No Republicans filed, so the primary victor is virtually assured of election

The State’s editorial board sent questionnaires to both candidates

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 16:44:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82519607.html
Q&A with SC Senate District 21 candidate Wendy Brawley http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82257142.html#storylink=rss Richland Sens Darrell Jackson and John Scott and Lexington Sen Katrina Shealy face challengers in June 14 primaries

The State’s editorial board sent questionnaires to incumbents & their challengers

In all three cases, the primary winner faces no opposition in the November election

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 13:40:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82257142.html
Q&A Richland County Council District 8 Councilman Jim Manning http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82255797.html#storylink=rss Five Richland County Council seats are up for election this year, and four of them will be contested in the June 14 Democratic primary

The State’s editorial board sent questionnaires to incumbents & their challengers

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 13:35:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82255797.html
Q&A with SC Senate District 23 candidate Sen Katrina Frye Shealy http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82257822.html#storylink=rss Richland Sens Darrell Jackson and John Scott and Lexington Sen Katrina Shealy face challengers in June 14 primaries

The State’s editorial board sent questionnaires to incumbents & their challengers

In all three cases, the primary winner faces no opposition in the November election

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 13:42:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82257822.html
Q&A with Lexington County solicitor candidate Rick Hubbard http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82018032.html#storylink=rss 3 candidates are running in the June 14 Republican primary for 11th Circuit solicitor

Donnie Myers is not seeking re-election following his third alcohol-related charge since 2005, leaving the office open for the first time in 3 decades

No Democrats filed, so the primary victor is virtually assured of election

The State’s editorial board sent questionnaires to all three candidates

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 14:22:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82018032.html
Q&A with Lexington County solicitor candidate Candice Adams Lively http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82018012.html#storylink=rss 3 candidates are running in the June 14 Republican primary for 11th Circuit solicitor

Donnie Myers is not seeking re-election following his third alcohol-related charge since 2005, leaving the office open for the first time in 3 decades

No Democrats filed, so the primary victor is virtually assured of election

The State’s editorial board sent questionnaires to all three candidates candidates

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 14:20:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82018012.html
Q&A with Lexington County solicitor candidate Larry Wedekind http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82017902.html#storylink=rss 3 candidates are running in the June 14 Republican primary for 11th Circuit solicitor

Donnie Myers is not seeking re-election following his third alcohol-related charge since 2005, leaving the office open for the first time in 3 decades

No Democrats filed, so the primary victor is virtually assured of election

The State’s editorial board sent questionnaires to all three candidates candidates

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 14:20:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82017902.html
Q&A with SC Senate District 23 candidate Patricia Wheat http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82257762.html#storylink=rss Richland Sens Darrell Jackson and John Scott and Lexington Sen Katrina Shealy face challengers in June 14 primaries

The State’s editorial board sent questionnaires to incumbents & their challengers

In all three cases, the primary winner faces no opposition in the November election

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 13:42:00 EDT http://www.thestate.com/opinion/election-endorsements/article82257762.html