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Democrats' answer? Spend

...more of our and our children's money.In a rational world it would be an absurdity, but this is the world of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, and nothing involving more spending and bigger government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-17/democrats-answer-spend
Sheheen wants to dedicate 5 percent of South Carolina's budget to roads; doesn't want gas tax increase

...important part of his plan is a willingness to listen to any ideas about how to fund roads. He said he doesn't think House Minority Leader Todd Rutherford's plan to build casinos in Myrtle Beach and use part of the money made for roads is a good one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-07-22/sheheen-wants-dedicate-5-percent-sc
Another civil war likely?

...American people going to wake up and realize that people such as President Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Richmond County Democratic Party Chairman Lowell Greenbaum and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-15/another-civil-war-likely
House minority leader wants more disclosure for contributions

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- House Minority Leader James Smith wants more disclosure of campaign contributions by political appointees. The Columbia Democrat said Tuesday he was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/28/met_386587.shtml
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SC Democratic June ballot to ask about marijuana

...primary ballot in June will ask voters whether they support legalizing medical marijuana to treat severe illnesses.House Minority Leader Todd Rutherford said Wednesday he wanted it on the ballot so the Legislature's Republican leaders could see what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-09/sc-democratic-june-ballot-ask
Keep standing your ground

...through the death of a child.But not even everyone in the Legislative Black Caucus agrees with changing the law. House Minority Leader Todd Rutherford, an attorney, has represented clients who used the "stand your ground" law in their defense...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-11/keep-standing-your-gr
Nation's future bleak

...against us, and we do nothing!Our president lives in a fantasy land, along with Vice President Joe Biden, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin and our old-guard Republicans in name only.Our future looks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-03-08/nations-future-bleak
Don't ignore scandals

...uninformed.Fox News seems to be the only one bringing the wrongdoings to light. They recently aired comments made by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, who spewed out her ignorance by saying the Republican investigation of the cover-up of Benghazi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-05-15/dont-ignore-scandals
SC Black Caucus: Top accountant needs to apologize

...the problem, but didn't want to vote against the school.Criticism from both the Legislative Black Caucus and House Minority Leader Todd Rutherford, a caucus member, focused on Eckstrom saying SC State's students can't go elsewhere.It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-30/sc-black-caucus-top-accountan
South Carolina lawmakers back out of special prosecutor bill

...prosecutor bill can't be aimed at the Wilson-Harrell saga because it has no chance of becoming law in time.House Minority Leader Todd Rutherford, D-Columbia, noted it's also not retroactive. He said he saw the bill as a way for the Legislature...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-10/south-carolina-lawmakers-back