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SC Lede: Medical marijuana blazes into the House

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Gavin Jackson
Beaufort Republican Sen. Tom Davis leaves the Statehouse after his medical marijuana bill passed the Senate 28-15.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for February 12, 2022: Associated Press Political Reporter Meg Kinnard on the latest 2022 election news; reaction from lawmakers after the state Senate passes the medical marijuana bill championed by Rep. Tom Davis (R-Beaufort); a breakdown of recent inflation data; and more.

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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.