Scorecard

Gov. Nikki Haley at her 2011 inauguration.

SCORECARD: Lots of kudos for South Carolina

Due to deadline pressures last week, we missed completion of the Scorecard.  Therefore, this week’s installment includes the last two weeks.  Enjoy. Thumbs up Haley.  Congratulations to Gov. Nikki Haley on her appointment to become the nation’s next ambassador to […]

by · 11/25/2016 · Features, Scorecard
SCORECARD:  Up for McMaster, new legislators; Down for pundits

SCORECARD: Up for McMaster, new legislators; Down for pundits

For the week ending Nov. 11, 2016, Thumbs up for Lt. Gov. Henry McMaster, cigarette taxes, Rep.-elect Jason Elliott and 25 other new members of the legislature. Thumbs down for pundits and on Obamacare potential demise.

by · 11/11/2016 · Features, Scorecard
SCORECARD:  Dam regulation and more

SCORECARD: Dam regulation and more

Thumbs up on gun laws, tax tables and more dam regulation. In the middle on animal welfare, public corruption, pensions. Thumbs down on Curtis Loftis, a drought and the passing of Lt. Gov. Burnet Maybank Jr.

by · 10/28/2016 · Features, Scorecard
SCORECARD:  From students and reaching out to too many losses

SCORECARD: From students and reaching out to too many losses

Thumbs up to MUSC students on asking for a review of an alleged cheatins scandal; U.S. House on harbor deepening; fewer foreclosures; and SC Equality PAC’s outreach. In the middle for SRS. Thumbs down on the Townville shooting and loss of a young judge.

by · 09/30/2016 · Features, Scorecard
SCORECARD:  From civil rights and education to overtime and Google

SCORECARD: From civil rights and education to overtime and Google

Thumbs up for the Smithstonian Institute, state Supreme Court and the state’s aerospace cluster. In the middle for our still-too-high rate of domestic violence and political bedfellows. Thumbs down for students not being read for college, nuclear safety, overtime and Google’s thirst.

by · 09/23/2016 · Features, Scorecard
SCORECARD: On Timberlake, Graham, Loftis, Drummond, DSS

SCORECARD: On Timberlake, Graham, Loftis, Drummond, DSS

Thumbs up for Ann Timberland and U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham. In the middle for State Treasurer Curtis Loftis. Thumbs down on the loss of Sen. John Drummond and the deadbeats at DSS.

by · 09/09/2016 · Features, Scorecard
SCORECARD:  From drinking to eating to cutting

SCORECARD: From drinking to eating to cutting

Our scorecard for the week ending Sept. 2, 2016: Thumbs up to the College of Charleston, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney and the Charleston School of Law. In the middle for ruling over campaign cash and the state’s obesity rate. Thumbs down to Gov. Nikki Haley, Dorchester County and SCETV.

by · 09/02/2016 · Features, Scorecard
SCORECARD:  Schools to new poll to Trump

SCORECARD: Schools to new poll to Trump

Thumbs up for the ACLU’s new lawsuit, Voorhees President Franklin Evans, MUSC and more purchasing power. In the middle on a new political poll. Thumbs down for sick nuclear workers, Charles Williams of Orangeburg, Donald Trump and Delta.

by · 08/12/2016 · Features, Scorecard