by Brett Johnson onDecember 17, 2012
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley will tap the black congressman to replace outgoing Sen. Jim DeMint.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onSeptember 24, 2012
A Supreme Court appeal of the three-judge panel's decision is expected.
January 17, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: Candidates talk black poverty, voting rights and the "food stamp president."
by Gary Lee onOctober 2, 2011
In Beaufort, S.C., tracing language, dance, customs and gumbo back to Mother Africa.
November 11, 2010
South Carolina Republican congressman-elect Tim Scott is wasting no time in his chase for congressional glory.
October 14, 2010
The whites are afraid of a nation in which their dominance is questioned, and the blacks are leery of an African American who shows allegiance to a right-wing agenda that’s fought for centuries to oppress them.
October 6, 2010
In a conference call with journalists today, House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-S.C.) harshly derided GOP leadership before vowing to work with any black Republican congressman seeking to join the Congressional Black Caucus.
October 5, 2010
Christine O'Donnell was given a fair shot at winning, a shot that Alvin Greene -- her political equal -- never had.
July 19, 2010
Controversial U.S. Senate candidate receives standing ovation from hometown crowd. See the video.
July 7, 2010
Like so many others in the black community, for the Greene family, the traumas of the father are also the son’s.
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