National Politics

South Carolina

Democrats open attack on Nikki Haley's inexperience for UN job

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is under consideration to be ambassador to the United Nations. Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee will raise hard questions at Haley’s confirmation hearing Wednesday morning about whether she’s prepared to take on the role as United Nations ambassador, one of the United States’ leading voices on foreign policy, for a president-elect who has shown his disdain for the international body.

Health Care

AP-NORC Poll: Americans of all stripes say fix health care

Sylvia Douglas twice voted for President Barack Obama and last year cast a ballot for Democrat Hillary Clinton. But when it comes to "Obamacare," she now sounds like President-elect Donald Trump. This makes her chuckle amid the serious choices she faces every month between groceries, electricity and paying a health insurance bill that has jumped by nearly $400.

Videos

Summerall Guard practices for inauguration

The Citadel 2017 Summerall Guard practices for their performance during the Presidential inauguration for President-elect Donald Trump on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Washington, D.C. The Summerall Guard is a silent drill team and during a performance they do not talk or count
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Summerall Guard practices for inauguration 0:56

Summerall Guard practices for inauguration

Secrets of The Citadel Summerall Guard 1:46

Secrets of The Citadel Summerall Guard

Tiger Nation pride seen and heard on U.S. Senate floor for new national champions 4:52

Tiger Nation pride seen and heard on U.S. Senate floor for new national champions

Obama's farewell: laws won't be enough. Hearts must change. 5:00

Obama's farewell: laws won't be enough. Hearts must change.