Welcome to Wednesday’s edition of the “post,” our daily compilation of the best (and worst) that the internet has to offer here in South Carolina and beyond.
Before you dive in, there are several late breaking stories we’re working on …
Wednesday afternoon in the S.C. Senate, former Democratic gubernatorial nominee Vincent Sheheen dropped a major bombshell when he accused Gov. Mark Sanford’s administration of ordering one of its cabinet agencies to mislead lawmakers.
(To read our exclusive report on this brewing scandal, click here).
Also in late breaking news on Wednesday, FITS obtained a letter from former Board of Economic Advisors (BEA) Chairman John Rainey that represents a serious shot across the bow of the administration of Gov. Nikki Haley.
What is Rainey investigating? We’ll have a report on that later this evening …
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BREAKING: SC Sen. Lee Bright’s business owes $67,000 in back taxes … (GoUpstate)
Republican says he moved physical location of business, matter a “misunderstanding …”
Haley and Graham should provide details of their health coverage … (Anderson Independent)
“I am certain that the two of them would embrace this bit of transparency.”
Official results HERE … (SCVotes)
Sen. Tom Davis wants panel to study traffic camera tickets … (Island Packet)
Says “no traffic camera” policy should remain in place prior to report.
Mitt Romney hangs out with Killers lead singer … (LVRJ)
Is he GOP’s “Mr. Brightside?”
FED BUDGET: Democratic Senator blasts Obama’s failure to cut spending … (CNN)
“History will condemn us all if we don’t do substantially more.”
FED BUDGET: Expert disses Obama, GOP for lack of substance on spending … (CRFB)
“The time for idle chatter and sweet nothings is over.”
Jadeveon Clowney fallout: Former Clemson coach dogged out Tigers … ( T&D)
Rumph: “They can’t win there.”