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Some in GOP say oil, beaches don't mix

Mar 01, 2018 - The Washington Post

S.C. lawmakers on the coast oppose offshore drilling plan

COLUMBIA, S.C. - After waiting in the morning chill for other lawmakers to speak, state Rep. Nancy Mace finally took the microphone. She was the General Assembly's newest member, only four weeks on the job, "a baby among these folks," she told the crowd.

She was also a proud Republican in this very red state, the first woman to graduate from The Citadel military college, a former campaign worker for President Trump, a fiscal...