Trump Releases Thanksgiving Message; Adds First Women To AdministrationPresident-elect Donald Trump has chosen South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley to serve as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and prominent charter school advocate Betsy DeVos as his secretary of education, the first women selected for top-level administration posts in his new administration.
Trump's UN Pick Has A National Reputation As Healer-In-ChiefGov. Nikki Haley has developed a national reputation as a racial conciliator who led the charge to bring down the Confederate flag at the Statehouse and guided South Carolina through one of its darkest moments, the massacre at a black church.
Swap Shop Owner Takes Down Flag With Confederate Symbol Meant As JokeAs thousands watched while South Carolina took down their Confederate flag, one Lauderhill business owner decided to put up his flag- embossed with the Confederate symbol.
Bush Recalls Removing Confederate Flag From Florida CapitolJeb Bush wants voters to remember he took down the Confederate flag from the Florida Capitol grounds in 2001 when he was governor.
Confederate Flag Flap Renews Old HopeThe flap over Confederate flags now sweeping the nation is stirring in the Florida Panhandle, where folks who failed to get the controversial banner removed more than a decade ago have revived their efforts.
NASCAR Backs Moves On Confederate FlagOne of the most popular sports in the United States is supporting the call for change in South Carolina in the wake of the Charleston church massacre.
Scott Remains Only Southern Republican Governor To OK ObamacareRick Scott is the only Republican governor to endorse expanding Medicaid as part of President Obama's health-care overhaul. As more Republicans give in, an opposition bloc remains across the South, including from governors who lead some of the nation's poorest and unhealthiest states.
Scott Lands Speaking Role At Rep. National ConventionGovernor Rick Scott is helping to host the Republican National Convention later this month in Tampa and has now been given a speaking role at the quadrennial gathering of the GOP.
Security Costs Up For Gov. ScottIn the last year, Florida has spent more on security for Governor Rick Scott and visiting officials than it has in the last seven years.
Opinion: Republicans Advances War On WomenRepublican politicians continue to work against HPV vaccination despite its ability to prevent thousands of cases of cervical cancer and resulting deaths.