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January 12, 2018 - 10:46 am
South Carolina’s Medicaid agency to seek a federal waiver that would allow it to create new work requirements.
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December 27, 2017 - 7:50 am
Leaders of towns and cities across South Carolina have expressed problems with trying address “donut holes” within their municipal borders.
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Hemp Field
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Ken Pauli
December 22, 2017 - 3:35 pm
The South Carolina Department of Agriculture has picked 20 farmers who will be able to grow hemp as part of a pilot program. It's part of the state approved program that was green-lighted back in May. The farmers are in 15 different counties and were chosen because of factors like agricultural...
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Patrick Gentry
December 11, 2017 - 3:20 pm
President Donald Trump wants to send man back to the moon and on to Mars. Trump is signing a space policy directive directing NASA ``to lead an innovative space exploration program to send American astronauts back to the moon, and eventually Mars.'' That's according to White House spokesman Hogan...
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Financial Empowerment Center to open in Greenville
Ken Pauli
December 07, 2017 - 11:40 am
Greenville County is among a handful of cities in the nation that has received a grant to help people who don’t make a lot of money to manage their finances better. The County received $350,000 through Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund and Bloomberg Philanthropies to build a Financial...
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Patrick Gentry
December 05, 2017 - 2:33 pm
Special counsel Robert Mueller says that during the first few months of his investigation his office spent $3.2 million investigating Russian election interference and possible coordination with associates of President Donald Trump. That’s according to a copy of Mueller’s report obtained by The...
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In this photo taken Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, in Nogales Mexico, crosses with the names of migrants who have died on the northbound journey to the United States. The federal government on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, issued its most complete statistical snapshot of immigration enforcement under President Donald Trump, saying Border Patrol arrests plunged to a 45-year low while arrests by deportation officers soared. (AP Photo/Anita Snow)
Patrick Gentry
December 05, 2017 - 1:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Border Patrol arrests plunged to a 45-year low, but detentions by deportation officers away from the U.S.-Mexico border soared during President Donald Trump's first months in office, as his efforts to overhaul the nation's immigration system took effect. In all, the Border Patrol...
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Patrick Gentry
November 06, 2017 - 3:19 pm
President Donald Trump says the mass shooting at a Texas church “isn’t a guns situation,” but is a “mental health problem at the highest level.” Devin Kelley, the man authorities have identified as the gunman, was discharged from the Air Force several years ago for allegedly assaulting his spouse...
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