South Carolina

Singer/musician Prince makes an announcement at The Apollo Theater on October 14, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Prince Donates $250K To SC Nonprofit Group

Minnesota-raised recording artist Prince is making a $250,000 donation to a nonprofit group that aims to make sure all children in a Columbia, S.C., neighborhood graduate from college.


Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) speaks at the Conservative Political Action conference (CPAC), on February 10, 2011 in Washington, DC. The CPAC annual gathering is a project of the American Conservative Union.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

US Rep. Michele Bachmann: SC A ‘GOP Paradise’

Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann says it’s great to be in a “GOP paradise” like conservative South Carolina, a key state in the presidential primaries.


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Tea Party Activist Bachmann Plans S.C. Visit

Tea party activist and Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann plans a swing through South Carolina in two weeks, one of a string of potential 2012 presidential contenders visiting the state.