Sixty years ago, when the nation needed solutions to unprecedented Cold War challenges driven by creating and maintaining an effective nuclear deterrent, the Savannah River Site delivered. And SRS has been delivering solutions ever since.
It would have been reasonable to conclude that S.C. House Speaker Bobby Harrell’s ethics case had fallen down a rabbit hole in view of the extended period of judicial silence since the state Supreme Court sent it back to Circuit Court on July 9.
Thanks to our local legislative delegation, this November residents of Aiken County will have an opportunity to vote on a one-cent education capital sales and use tax for the construction and maintenance of Aiken County Public School facilities.
Shoppers and S.C. politicians certainly love the state’s annual back-to-school sales-tax holiday during which a long list of items – some school-related and most not – are exempt from state and local sales taxes.
On the occasion of this week’s 40th anniversary of Richard Nixon’s resignation from the presidency, The Washington Post sponsored a reunion featuring Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, the Watergate reporters who “brought down” the 37th president.
President Barack Obama is impatient. Congress won’t act on immigration, he says, and therefore he will. The White House is coy as to exactly what the president will do. But the leaks point to an executive order essentially legalizing an enormous new...