Jamie Lovegrove, Post & Courier

Jamie Lovegrove

Post & Courier

Columbia, SC, United States

Contact Jamie

Discover and connect with journalists and influencers around the world, save time on email research, monitor the news, and more.

Start free trial

  • Unknown
  • Post & Courier
  • The Dallas Morning News
  • Texas Tribune
  • National Journal

Past articles by Jamie:

COVID-19 relief bill features 'three-martini lunch' tax deduction pushed by SC's Tim Scott

The policy will allow companies to deduct the full cost of business meals off their federal taxes for the next two years, up from the 50 percent that has been → Read More

Upstate GOP leaders plotting to impact SC Democratic primary by boosting Bernie Sanders

The Republican plan to meddle in the Democratic race, emerging just weeks before the "First in the South" primary, has two goals: Boost the candidate who Republicans believe presents the → Read More

Ex-SC Rep. Bakari Sellers endorses Kamala Harris in 2020 Democratic presidential primary

Bakari Sellers announced Monday that he is backing U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris in the 2020 presidential race, giving the California Democrat one of the most prominent endorsements yet in the → Read More

2020 candidate Kamala Harris picks up endorsements from 5 SC Democrats

Five prominent South Carolina Democrats, including three state lawmakers, are giving the California Democrat an early boost in her 2020 campaign. → Read More

Kamala Harris makes third SC trip, receives enthusiastic welcome

Democratic presidential candidate and California Sen. Kamala Harris received a rock star welcome at the last stop of her third trip to South Carolina on Saturday. → Read More

How a Statehouse breakdown threatens South Carolina's solar energy industry

COLUMBIA — After a heated debate over the future of rooftop solar power in South Carolina disintegrated this legislative session, lawmakers thought they had finally reached a temporary compromise to → Read More

South Carolina House kills pro-solar bill after last-minute rule change

COLUMBIA — South Carolina's powerful utility companies snatched victory from the jaws of defeat Tuesday in the Statehouse, killing a hotly contested bill that would expand the rooftop solar industry → Read More

Trump taps ex-Texas Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison for NATO ambassador

This is a developing story.WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated former Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison for ambassador to the North... → Read More

Well-funded anti-Citizens United group backs O'Rourke in Senate challenge against Cruz

WASHINGTON -- The 2018 Senate election in Texas remains more than 16 months away, but Rep. Beto O’Rourke picked up his first major organizational... → Read More

Nancy Pelosi defends leadership role, but some Texas Democrats grow restless

WASHINGTON -- Amidst signs of growing discontent among House Democrats, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi offered a full-throated defense of her... → Read More

Baseball shooting has some lawmakers rethinking security

WASHINGTON — The attack on a group of Republican lawmakers at a baseball practice this week prompted declarations of unity and a fresh look at... → Read More

Congressional baseball game takes on new meaning after GOP practice ambush

WASHINGTON -- The game must go on.“In some ways, it’s what democracy is all about,” said an emotional Rep. Joe Barton, the GOP congressional... → Read More

Thousands of unauthorized, poor families in Texas could lose tax benefits under Trump proposal

WASHINGTON -- Approximately 260,000 working poor families in Texas, including both unauthorized immigrants and U.S. citizens, could lose tax... → Read More

Cruz flips Franken attacks to fuel new push for campaign cash

WASHINGTON -- Sens. Ted Cruz and Al Franken have never been best friends. Despite their shared affinity for impersonations, the Texas Republican... → Read More

Federal judge urges Texas to consider special session for redistricting after North Carolina ruling

WASHINGTON -- In striking down North Carolina’s congressional district map, the Supreme Court sent Texas a firm warning Monday about how the... → Read More

Justice Department taps former FBI chief to oversee Russia, Trump inquiry

WASHINGTON -- As lawmakers reel from the latest wave of news out of the White House, Democratic leaders are calling on Republicans to back... → Read More

Texans who scolded Clinton over classified email mum on Trump sharing secrets with Russia

WASHINGTON --National security adviser H.R. McMaster called it wholly appropriate for President Trump to share classified information about the... → Read More

Democrats attack Dallas Rep. Pete Sessions for voting for GOP health care bill

WASHINGTON -- Democrats were already preparing to target Rep. Pete Sessions in 2018. But after the Dallas Republican voted in favor of the GOP... → Read More

A big win for Trump, GOP as House narrowly passes Obamacare overhaul

WASHINGTON -- After months of planning and weeks of wrangling with wary lawmakers, the House is set to vote today on legislation to overhaul the... → Read More

Ted Cruz proposes using assets seized from El Chapo to fund border wall

WASHINGTON -- As President Donald Trump struggles to convince Congress to pay for his oft-promised border wall and Mexico continues to insist that... → Read More