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Reaction to the death of Ernest F. "Fritz" Hollings of SC

Apr. 6, 2019 7:41 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Reaction to the death of Ernest F. "Fritz" Hollings, a longtime South Carolina governor and U.S. senator who died Saturday at the age of 97: "I was saddened to learn of the passing of my friend and former colleague Senator Fritz Hollings. Fritz was a fixture in the Senate for nearly...

Pence tours church, movie theater helped by Trump tax law

Feb. 21, 2019 1:34 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence says U.S. Sen. Tim Scott's persistence is to thank for a law that gives federal tax breaks to people who invest in economically distressed areas. Pence came to South Carolina on Thursday to tour The Meeting Place Church and a movie theater at the Columbia...