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QUOTES:  True leadership, reckoning

QUOTES: True leadership, reckoning

House Speaker Jay Lucas: ““Instead of sitting on the sidelines and providing false information to the public through social media, Gov. Haley should show true leadership and actively engage with the Senate rather than blaming the House for the Senate’s ineffectiveness.”

NUMBER:  9

NUMBER: 9

9: Number of people killed Wednesday night at a Charleston church prayer meeting.

Hype over human trafficking justified, officials say

Hype over human trafficking justified, officials say

By Andy Brack | Human trafficking is back in the media in South Carolina because state legislators sheepishly admit they need to correct a problem with the new law, called one of the toughest in the nation. When the proposal was written — and later passed — it didn’t include a necessary provision to add jurisdiction to the State Grand Jury to allow it to use the law to thwart instances of what Attorney General Alan Wilson calls “modern-day slavery.”

by · 01/16/2015 · News