REPUBLICANS WILL REAP THIS WHIRLWIND

JULY 5, 2022 DAVID M. RUBIN dmrubin@syr.edu The world must seem so simple to Governor Henry McMaster. Now that the U.S. Supreme Court...

NANCY MACE'S UVALDE PROBLEM

Now that Rep. Nancy Mace has weathered the wrath of Donald Trump and defeated his preferred candidate in the Republican primary for the...

GIL GATCH, PASTOR TURNED POL

MAY 13, 2022 DAVID M. RUBIN dmrubin@syr.edu The 94th Assembly District in the Summerville area was the launching pad for one of South...

"BAD ROADS ROBBY: THE CULPABLE COMMISH"

One doesn't have to be a civil engineer to know how dangerous and aggravating South Carolina roads are. Rough pavement, potholes, poor...

ULTIMATE FIGHTING COMES TO CHARLESTON

Representative Nancy Mace thought she was on a glide path to the Republican nomination to keep her seat in the House. Her election...

REPUBLICAN FOLLIES CLOSE OUT THE YEAR

It's a full-time job keeping up with the political stunts, absurd statements and insults to the intelligence of voters that come from our...

NO YELLOW BRICK ROAD IN SCOTT'S LAND OF OZ

Amid a blizzard of whoppers coming from Donald Trump, his oft-repeated claim that he did more for Black Americans than any President,...