Congressman Trey Gowdy (former prosecutor) on Robert Mueller’s special investigation into Russian meddling: “…Give the guy a chance to do his job” Source: The State
U.S. Sen. Tim Scott on the Monday indictments of three members of President Donald Trump’s campaign organization: “The American people deserve the truth, wherever it lies.” Source: P&C
Gov. Henry McMaster is touring rural S.C. school districts that are the subject of a still-unresolved school equity lawsuit first filed in the early 1990s. McMaster said, “I want to understand deeply” the challenges these districts face. Source: P&C, T&D
A day after House Speaker Jay Lucas called for the resignation of SCANA CEO Kevin Marsh, saying he “cannot be trusted,” Marsh announced today that he will “retire” as the utility and S.C. power customers deal with the fallout from the company’s failed nuclear reactor project that has already cost them billions of dollars. Source: P&C
Emails obtained by the Post and Courier between Charleston City Councilwoman Kathleen Wilson and supporters of her opponent in next month’s election show heightened tension between the two groups, with Wilson saying she’d like to tell two of the people involved to “sit down and shut up.” Source: P&C
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