Adam Mintzer

Adam Mintzer

Producer and Multimedia Journalist

Columbia, SC

Adam Mintzer is a native South Carolinian who joined the WIS team as a producer and multimedia journalist in 2019.

Adam joins WIS team from CNN's Washington DC bureau where he worked on “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer.” While in DC, he helped cover political, national, and international breaking news, in addition to special events like the 2018 midterm elections and the royal wedding.

Adam was born and raised in Charleston and studied broadcast journalism at Northwestern University.

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Recent Articles by Adam

  Woman behind viral video of soldier’s confrontation with Black man shares what happened

  UofSC professor says 300 students have been drugged in past 90 days; lawmaker hopes bill will help

  Johnson and Johnson vaccines crucial for distribution in small SC towns

  155 breakthrough COVID-19 cases reported in SC: What are they?

  GOP rep. doubles down on controversial comments as SC Democrats file bill to censure him

  SC House passes permitless carrying of guns, hate crime bill before crucial deadline

  The election reform SC lawmakers want to see

SC House passes bill allowing noncertified teachers in schools to fill vacancies

  DHEC Epidemiologist: Another COVID-19 surge in SC is a ‘top concern’

  As SC’s COVID numbers improve, young people try to live in the moment

  Lawmakers advance bill allowing college athletes pay for ads, sponsorships

  Education, faster internet top priorities in ‘conservative’ SC House budget

  SC public schools to receive ‘unprecedented’ amount of funding this year

SC House Judiciary scheduled to take up bills on guns, execution and religion

  School in SC’s first COVID-19 hotspot proud of progress after more than 100 days of in-person learning

  First legal battle on bill banning most abortions in SC set for Friday

  SC House advances bill banning most abortions, expected to reach governor’s desk soon

How to contact your SC state lawmakers

  Teachers close to getting planned annual increase after it was put on pause

  Economist: While rest of SC’s economy is almost back, leisure & hospitality down 15%

  State lawmakers hope to combat SC’s teacher shortage

  SC Senate passes bill to move teachers to the front of the vaccine line

  SC lawmakers introduce laws prompted by summer of protests

  New SC health department director to prioritize building confidence in COVID vaccine

  SC senators push legislation to vaccinate teachers quickly

  What is a ‘Pharmacy Desert’ and why they make it harder for some people to get vaccinated in SC

  Spearman aims to get teachers in school vaccinated, no standardized tests for students

  4 SC attorneys to lead Trump’s impeachment defense

  SC House passes $208M COVID-19 bill on same day Senate passes Fetal Heartbeat Bill

  SC Senate adds an exception for rape and incest to Fetal Heartbeat Bill