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SC Lede: Budget Bonanza
The 2018 South Carolina legislative session has passed its halfway point. Six pieces of legislation have so far been signed into law by Gov. Henry McMaster, and several more high-profile bills are currently working their way through the state House of Representatives and Senate. On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson speaks with Andy Shain, Columbia bureau chief for The Post and Courier, about major issues currently before the legislature, including the state budget and...
SC Lede: Senate's Nuclear Slow Walk
Leadership in the South Carolina House of Representatives has accused the state Senate of sl0w-walking a number of bills concerning the failed V.C. Summer nuclear reactor project. On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson speaks with Andy Brown, statehouse reporter for The Post and Courier, about potential differences in approach between the two houses when it comes to this legislation.
SC Lede: Gun Reform Gridlock
On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by Post and Courier statehouse reporters Jamie Lovegrove and Joseph Cranney to discuss the variety of gun-related legislative proposals that are currently in front of state lawmakers.
SC Lede: The Waiting Game - Plea Deals and Nuclear Deals
On this episode of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by reporters Andy Brown and Andy Shain of The Post and Courier to discuss the sentencing of former state Rep. Rick Quinn, Jr. (R-Lexington) to two years of probation as part of the ongoing the statehouse corruption investigation. Quinn also will have to complete 500 hours of community service and pay a $1,000 fine. We also look at the latest news coming out of the state legislature regarding the V.C. Summer nuclear project...
SC Lede: SCANA, Amtrak, and Bye Bye Trey Gowdy
On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by Post & Courier reporters Jamie Lovegrove and Andy Brown to discuss their story about a breakdown of trust between state lawmakers and SCANA Corp., the parent company of South Carolina Electric and Gas, over the failed V.C. Summer nuclear project. We also discuss the deadly collision of an Amtrak train with a parked CSX train this weekend in Columbia, SC, and the announcement by Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-South Carolina), chair...
SC Lede: Tariffs, Shutdowns, and Drilling, Oh My!
On this edition of South Carolina Lede , Jaime Lovegrove, reporter for The Post & Courier, joins Gavin Jackson to discuss national news stories which could have major impacts here in South Carolina. Topics include the government shutdown, tariffs, the State of the State, offshore drilling, and more.
SC Lede: The Art of the Nuclear Deal
On this episode of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by reporters Andy Brown and Andy Shain of The Post and Courier to discuss the prospect of a deal being reached on the current nuclear debacle unfolding in South Carolina.
SC Lede: Nuclear Boondoggle
On this episode of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson discusses the politics surrounding the failed V.C. Summer nuclear project and previews Gov. Henry McMaster’s first State of the State address with Andy Shain, Columbia bureau chief with The Post and Courier.
SC Lede: 2018 Legislative Preview
Host Gavin Jackson discusses the upcoming 2018 South Carolina Legislative Session with The Post and Courier's Columbia Bureau Chief, Andy Shain. Topics include the VC Summer nuclear situation, ethics reform, and more!
Introducing South Carolina Lede
South Carolina Lede is a new podcast examining the biggest news coming out of the state capital and taking an in-depth look into the legislative happenings that could affect you. In this short episode, host Gavin Jackson introduces you to the show and previews what you can expect every week.