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SC Lede: SC Wede?

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Gavin Jackson
Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, speaks on his medical marijuana bill from the well of the S.C. Senate on Jan. 26, 2022.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for January 29, 2022: an interview with Sen. Tom Davis (R-Beaufort) as debate on his medical marijuana bill gets underway in the state Senate; SC DHEC Director of Public Health Dr. Brannon Traxler on the latest surge of COVID-19; and recent comments from Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on how he wants the federal government to balance its budget.

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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.