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Welcome to The Arena


Where we peel back the rich (and sometimes spicy) layers of South Carolina's politics, power, culture, and its incredibly interesting and influential people. Why? Because we believe in the power of 'why.' Why does South Carolina consistently punch above its weight in the political arena? Why are we always at the center of the news? And why is there something in the water here that consistently breeds such colorful characters?