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Nikki Haley

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  • In the South, grace and dignity after Charleston church shootings

    "Lots of folks expected us to do something strange and break out in a riot. Well, they just don't know us," the Rev. Norvel Goff told the packed, multiracial congregation of Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., on Sunday. It was...
  • Slain state Sen. Clementa Pinckney's casket placed in S. Carolina State House

    COLUMBIA, S.C. State Sen. Clementa Pinckney returned to the State House for the last time Wednesday as South Carolinians lined up to pay their respects. A horse-drawn caisson carrying the slain Jasper County senator's casket traveled down Columbia's Main...
  • Legislature passes budget giving counties $216M for roads

    A budget that distributes $216 million to counties for road repair and provides $70 million toward infrastructure promised to Volvo was approved Tuesday by the South Carolina Legislature. The budget package, which allocates more than $7 billion in...
  • Martin Schram: In South Carolina, GOP presidential pack fails first leadership test

    Today we are focusing on the latest demonstrations of leadership, followship and cowership in American politics. Particularly among those who desperately want, in the very worst way, to become our next Republican president. On June 19, The Washington...
  • Confederate, Jim Crow tributes go well beyond battle flag

    South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley called for removing the Confederate battle flag that flies in front of her state's Capitol. But she hasn't said the Confederate veterans' monument alongside the flag should go. Nor has she called for moving a nearby statue...
  • Nikki Haley and Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission: Champ & Chump

    Nikki Haley and Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission: Champ & Chump
    Champ Nikki Haley — It is no small thing in the state that fired the first shots in the Civil War to speak out against the Confederate battle flag. However, in the wake of the massacre of the "Emanuel Nine" by a killer shown in snapshots with...
  • Walker: Haley asked that he not talk about Confederate flag

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Wednesday he didn't initially offer his opinion on whether the Confederate flag should be taken down from the Capitol grounds in South Carolina because Gov. Nikki Haley asked him to hold off speaking about it. Haley's...
  • Mississippi's black congressman hopes Confederate flags become 'artifact of history'

    WASHINGTON Rep. Bennie Thompson, the only Democrat and black American in Mississippi's six-member congressional delegation, has waited decades for a groundswell of opposition to the Confederate flag. He just wishes it wasn't spawned by the killings of...
  • 'Hazzard' actor, now a store owner, defends Confederate flag

    The Confederate flag is not a hateful symbol but instead a banner with positive historical context despite "the few thousand people that run around wearing sheets and committing atrocities," said Ben Jones, the "Dukes of Hazzard" actor and former...
  • S. Carolina Gov. Haley: Fate of Confederate flag license plates up to lawmakers

    COLUMBIA, S.C. South Carolina lawmakers can decide what to do about a state specialty vehicle license plate that contains the Confederate flag next year, Gov. Nikki Haley's office said Wednesday. Haley wants the General Assembly to focus first on...
  • Thousands pay respects to slain S.C. senator

    COLUMBIA, S.C. Clementa Pinckney never will know just how many lives he touched. Thousands some strangers, some dear friends and colleagues came to the State House Wednesday to pay respects to the slain South Carolina senator, lying in state in an open...