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Scott Huffmon

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Professor of Political Science at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina and Director of the Winthrop Poll Initiative

Scott Huffmon on KCRW

Tomorrow's contests in South Carolina and Nevada will be an important test of whether establishment candidates still have a shot in this election year.

A Tale of Two States in the Race for the White House

Tomorrow's contests in South Carolina and Nevada will be an important test of whether establishment candidates still have a shot in this election year.

from To the Point

Remember the South Carolina Governor who  disappeared for six days , supposedly hiking the Appalachian Trail, though he was really in Argentina  pursuing a mistress .

Wild Congressional Race in South Carolina

Remember the South Carolina Governor who disappeared for six days , supposedly hiking the Appalachian Trail, though he was really in Argentina pursuing a mistress .

from To the Point

Newt Gingrich  says  Mitt Romney  will be the Republican nominee if he wins South Carolina tomorrow. But last night's debate started with  Gingrich's past sex-life .

A Last Ditch Debate before a Crucial Primary

Newt Gingrich says Mitt Romney will be the Republican nominee if he wins South Carolina tomorrow. But last night's debate started with Gingrich's past sex-life .

from To the Point

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