Sheheen calls for Confederate flag to come down

...the main supporters of the 2000 compromise to move the flag, white state Sen. Glenn McConnell and black state Sen. Robert Ford, both out of Charleston, are no longer in the Legislature.The House voted 66-43 for the compromise and the Senate...

William Ford

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. William Robert Ford, 80, beloved husband of 62 years of Bonne McIlwaine Ford, entered into rest on Sunday, September 28, 2014. Funeral services...

Ex-Sen. Ford to pay $45,000; 2nd case sent to AG

COLUMBIA - Former Charleston Sen. Robert Ford took nearly $15,000 out of his campaign account 10 days after resigning last year and used the money to pay his bills, according...

Senator pushes for casino gambling

AIKEN - Charleston Sen. Robert Ford might be one of the only believers at the table, but that hasn't...don't hear anybody talking about gambling as our fix except Robert Ford." That doesn't stop Mr. Ford. He bolsters his argument by...

'Assassination' relies on characters, not traditional Western shoot-outs

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford is a film about men seduced, and eventually destroyed...the film are the duo of Jesse James (Brad Pitt) and Robert Ford (Casey Affleck) who play the historical figures as...

Reform of SC jobless-benefits agency stalls

...Security Commission has stalled following a move by Sen. Robert Ford, D-Charleston. We re in the middle of a recession...obstructing reform. "Maybe if we cut a deal to pass the Robert Ford Jobs Plan of fixing our economy through gambling and...

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Susan F. Kovach (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Susan F. Kovach, 50, of Augusta, GA, beloved wife of Richard Kovach and daughter of Robert Ford, Columbia, SC and Jean Horning, (Robert) Charleston, SC, died Thursday, October 23rd, 2008. Born in Aiken...

Attorney General Wilson correcting campaign filings back to 2010 after questions

...2005, maintains he's done nothing wrong.Other ethics cases before Wilson include allegations against former Sen. Robert Ford, D-Charleston, whose resignation last year removed the possibility that his colleagues would expel him. The Senate...

Ethics cases against South Carolina lawmakers unresolved

...unintentional mistakes.The panel's options include dismissal, public reprimand, fines and expulsion.Former Sen. Robert Ford, D-Charleston, tossed himself from the Legislature on May 31, resigning halfway into hearings that included allegations...

Ex-SC senator faces ethics probe

COLUMBIA- Former Charleston Sen. Robert Ford faces more allegations that he used campaign donations for personal expenses and misrepresented his spending. The Senate Ethics...