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Stories with organization: South Carolina State General Assembly
  • SC Senate votes to remove flag from Statehouse grounds story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jul-06-15 11:46 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The South Carolina Senate voted Monday to pull the Confederate flag off the Capitol grounds, clearing the way for a historic measure that could remove the banner more than five decades after it was first flown above the Statehouse to protest integration.

  • SC House overrides most of Haley vetoes so far 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 5:25 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina House members have voted to override most of the vetoes by Gov. Nikki Haley they've considered so far.

  • SC counties to receive between $2M and $18M for road repair 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 6:47 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina's counties are expected to receive between $2 million and $18 million each this year for road repair through the state budget that took effect Wednesday.

  • New law means Uber rides will continue in South Carolina 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 8:28 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - People in South Carolina can continue catching a ride through the Uber app under a law signed by Gov. Nikki Haley.

  • Survey shows enough votes to remove Confederate flag in SC story has photos
    Updated: Jun-29-15 8:07 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - A survey of South Carolina legislators shows there is enough support to remove the Confederate flag from Statehouse grounds if all supporters cast a vote.

  • Time will tell if furling the rebel flag means deeper change story has photos
    Updated: Jun-28-15 11:13 am

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Across the South, Confederate symbols are toppling, teetering or at least getting critical new looks. But is it a sign of real change in a region known for fiercely defending its complex traditions, or simply the work of frightened politicians and nervous corporate bean counters scrambling for cover in the wake of another white-on-black atrocity?