Sen. Harvey Peeler R-Cherokee says he is against removing the flag during the South Carolina senate’s debate on a bill that calls for the removal of the Confederate flag from the State House grounds. 7/6/15
Sen. Harvey Peeler R-Cherokee says he is against removing the flag during the South Carolina senate’s debate on a bill that calls for the removal of the Confederate flag from the State House grounds. 7/6/15 Tim Dominick tdominick@thestate.com
Sen. Harvey Peeler R-Cherokee says he is against removing the flag during the South Carolina senate’s debate on a bill that calls for the removal of the Confederate flag from the State House grounds. 7/6/15 Tim Dominick tdominick@thestate.com

Avery G. Wilks is The State’s senior S.C. State House and politics reporter. He occasionally fills in as an editor of The State’s award-winning State House team. He grew up in Chester, S.C., and graduated from the University of South Carolina’s top-ranked Honors College in 2015.