The States Project

South Carolina: A Reporter Trails Nikki Haley and Mark Sanford

A Reporter Trails Nikki Haley and Mark Sanford.

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In July of 1844, word reached New York that Joseph Smith Jr., founder of the LDS Church, had been murdered by a mob in Illinois. …

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