Just before announcing his departure from the United States Senate, Jim DeMint gave me one last reason to praise him in that job.
Senator Jim DeMint’s announcement early this morning that he will leave the Senate to head the Heritage Foundation left many loyal activists feeling a profound loss.
South Carolina is not a swing state. Solidly Republican, it will vote for Mitt Romney by a large margin this November. So why would Gov. Chris Christie, a top Romney supporter and surrogate as well as the GOP convention's keynote speaker, take time out of an extremely busy schedule to visit the South Carolina delegation at the Republican convention in Tampa?
At a House Small Business Hearing today, Rep. Mulvaney caught a liberal witness lying about representing "small businesses" in South Carolina.
During a House Small Business Committee hearing today, Frank Knapp was invited by the democrats to testify on behalf of South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce. He was quickly exposed, however, by Rep. Mulvaney (R-SC) as a liberal radio host and supporter of the EPA's regulatory assault on small business.
A few months ago, I was golfing in Maryland, and I happened to get paired with a member of the Maryland General Assembly.