South Carolina Lede
About This Show
South Carolina Lede ("lede" is the old school term for the introductory section of a news story) is a podcast about the people and issues shaping South Carolina state politics. Join host Gavin Jackson each week as we break down state political news and go inside the legislative happenings that could affect you, your family, and your pocketbook. We'll also examine the biggest stories out of the statehouse with reporters from across the Palmetto State.
Most Recent Episode
SC Lede: SCANA, Amtrak, and Bye Bye Trey Gowdy
On this edition of South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by Post & Courier reporters Jamie Lovegrove and Andy Brown to discuss their story about a breakdown of trust between state lawmakers and SCANA Corp., the parent company of South Carolina Electric and Gas, over the failed V.C. Summer nuclear project. We also discuss the deadly collision of an Amtrak train with a parked CSX train this weekend in Columbia, SC, and the announcement by Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-South Carolina), chair