Charitable giving: It’s an American tradition

Charitable giving: It’s an American tradition

Ah, the giving season is upon us - the best time of the year to be an American.According to Giving USA 2017: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the...

December 11th, 2017 |  


State’s judicial screening process worked

State’s judicial screening process worked

Something remarkable happened in South Carolina legal and political circles on December 5. A sitting circuit judge running unopposed for reelection wi...

December 11th, 2017 |  


A long December …

A long December …

We are full tilt into the holiday season and I couldn’t be happier.My mood marks an abrupt change from previous years: Usually, as soon as the s...

December 8th, 2017 |  


December: Peace and good will

December: Peace and good will

December is here and for many Americans that often means craziness.There is so much to do!Decorating - Do you put lights outside your house? Outside d...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Keeping track of government travel costs

Keeping track of government travel costs

Travel spending is one of those areas of government that can be difficult to size up. Obviously, public officials often need to travel to discharge th...

December 2nd, 2017 |  


Still paying for Christmas 2016? Atta boy, Clarence!

Still paying for Christmas 2016? Atta boy, Clarence!

It’s beginning to look a lot like debt collectors, everywhere you go…According to the NerdWallet personal finance website, a distressing n...

December 2nd, 2017 |  


Time between Thanksgiving and Christmas

Time between Thanksgiving and Christmas

President Trump meets this week with minority leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer, and majority leaders Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell, to talk abou...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Identity theft calling

Identity theft calling

Ring, ring.“Hello, this is Tom.”“Hi, Tom, I called to thank you.”“Thank me?”“Do you remember the data breach...

November 30th, 2017 |  


What are you thankful for?

What are you thankful for?

Washington and the elite media are all abuzz about sexual harassment and tax reform. Frankly, it’s time for a break, and I doubt any of the buzz...

November 24th, 2017 |  


They grow up so quickly – Or do they???

They grow up so quickly – Or do they???

According to Agence France-Presse (AFP) news service, researchers have found what they call a “broad-based cultural shift” in teen behavio...

November 18th, 2017 |