Attorneys say deputy in Oklahoma had special treatment

...is a longtime friend to Sheriff Stanley Glanz, serving as his insurance agent for 25 years and his re-election campaign manager in 2012. The 2009 report says Bates, who had joined the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office less than a year earlier...

Horse 'kill buying' legal, but critics see abuse, deception

...large enough to meet a demand for a slaughterhouse in every state, or even region.Holly Gann, a horse slaughter campaign manager for the Humane Society of the United States, said more than 92 percent of the horses sent to slaughter are in good...

Graham lines up presidential bid

...also joined Graham's effort. Ferry was deputy campaign manager for McCain-Palin in 2008. Farmer first worked for Graham on the 2002 Senate campaign and served as campaign manager for Graham's re-election in 2008 and 2014. Graham...

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley names former ethics commission chairman as her next chief of staff

...Burns will be Haley's fourth chief of staff. Tim Pearson left the job in October 2012 to return to his role as her campaign manager. His replacement, former deputy attorney general Bryan Stirling, had the job for less than a year when Haley named...

Cain sweeps to re-election in Richmond County Board of Education District 9

...roll in."A lot of voters wanted her to stay and do even better than last time," said Quincy Jordan, Cain's campaign manager. "In her we see integrity, a lot of charisma, everything we want in someone leading our schools."

Lieutenant governor hopeful challenges opponent to resign from all-white country club

...Lake Club, a private golf club in Columbia.McMaster has been a member there for more than 30 years, said his campaign manager, Jeff Taillon."It has no policies of racial discrimination, and he would not be a member if it did," Taillon...

South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham makes move toward presidential run

...Scott Farmer have also joined. Ferry was deputy campaign manager for McCain in 2008. Farmer first worked for Graham on the 2002 Senate campaign and served as campaign manager for Graham's re-election in 2008 and 2014.

Top stories of 2014: Smith resigns from District 7 commission post

...Hap Harris to replace Smith until a March 17 special election to fill the remainder of Smith's term.Harris, campaign manager of Super District 10 Commissioner Grady Smith, and West Augusta Alliance President Sonny Pittman both have announced...

Lindsey Graham focuses on getting South Carolina voters to polls

...daughter he had with a Southern Charm cast member half his age is doing (very well, Ravenel almost always says as his campaign manager pulls out her cellphone and shows off a photo of 7-month-old Kensington) and about the cocaine conviction in...

Columbia County races

...Lily Tulip)FAMILY: Daughter, Brook, son, Brett McGuire, Jr., fiancee, Beverly KingPOLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Campaign manager for state Sen. Jim Whitehead; former planning commissioner for Columbia CountyCAMPAIGN PRIORITIES: "I believe...