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SC Lede: Lowcountry Roiled — The GOP's First Congressional Fight

The Post and Courier

On this edition of South Carolina Lede, host Gavin Jackson is joined by the Post and Courier's Caitlin Byrd to examine the 2020 battle for South Carolina's Fist Congressional District. Four Republicans have announced their candidacy for the seat, a sign of how focused the state's GOP are on flipping that Lowcountry district after Democract Joe Cunningham delivered a major upset in last fall's election.

Then, South Carolina Public Radio's own Russ McKinney stops by to quiz Gavin in this week's Did You Know segment, and they're joined by special guest Bradley Fuller, host of Sonatas and Soundscapes.

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Gavin Jackson graduated with a visual journalism degree from Kent State University in 2008 and has been in the news industry ever since. He has worked at newspapers in Ohio, Louisiana and most recently in South Carolina at the Florence Morning News and Charleston Post and Courier.