SC Legislature Takes New Look at Asset Forfeiture

A group of 71 SC Legislators gathered yesterday in the lobby of the state house…united in their effort to reform civil asset forfeiture in South Carolina.  It was a bipartisan group…lead by Rep Alan Clemmons who talked about a similar bill being introduced in the past that never in his words…”saw the light of day” after being filed. According to…

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Senator Graham : Trump Doesn’t Have to Declare Emergency

Senator Lindsey Graham was in Upstate South Carolina this week speaking at First Monday in Greenville and then joined me on The Morning Answer w/Joey Hudson for a few minutes this morning.  We covered President Trump’s troop withdrawal in Syria; Trump appointments to fill vacant judgeships, and of course, border wall funding.  When asked if President Trump will declare an “emergency”…

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Marijuana:Friend of Foe?

As the South Carolina General Assembly again debates the merits of “medical marijuana” as defined in the recently proposed “Compassionate Care Act” we have to ask ourselves who is really driving this movement?  Is it people who are truly interested in  “health care” or is there an outside influence wanting to push this industry into our state for profit?  It…

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Amy Ryberg Doyle for Senate 6

Amy Ryberg Doyle is originally from Aiken, South Carolina. She is the oldest of three children, and her call to serve has been a major role of her family heritage—Her brother, Kyle, was a Special Forces Army captain serving three tours in Afghanistan and is now a doctor; her sister, Shana, is a teacher; her father, Greg, served in the…

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Dwight Loftis for Senate 6

Representative Dwight Loftis grew up in the Travelers Rest and Taylors areas of Greenville County. He graduated from North Greenville College in 1966 and went into the insurance business, where he eventually owned his own agency. His interest in public service was first kindled when he was nine years old watching and listening to candidates in Presidential debates. But it…

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