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

  Politics Explained: The impeachment process and what’s required from Congress

  Politics Explained: President Trump’s attacks on Joe Biden and his son

  South Carolinians are confused, sharing mostly negative sentiments on whistleblower story

  Politics explained: More on the unclassified whistleblower complaint

  SC party leaders react to this potentially historic impeachment inquiry

  Pelosi announces formal impeachment inquiry as Trump vows to release call transcript

  SC politicians react to the passing of Dr. Emily England Clyburn

  Voters eager to hear more about economy as Biden leads race ahead of third Democratic debate

  Rep. Wilson addresses potential challenge, gun reform, and 2020 presidential election during district tour

  Electronic scooter company makes pitch to Orangeburg as Columbia ban continues

  Witness saw woman crash, steal second car before attempting to escape on semi-truck

  Sanders says SC was ‘a bad state’ for him in 2016, but this time is different

  Campaigning in SC Elizabeth Warren says plans have bipartisan appeal, the key is talking

  ‘Life is not like it was’: Some SC residents say they have a disease medical experts don’t believe exists

  Toxic algae killed three dogs in Wilmington, experts say it can happen in SC

  George Sink Jr. can’t use family name to promote Charleston County, SC law firm

  SC firefighters say some trucks are understaffed, putting communities and themselves in danger

  Two South Carolina lawmakers address lack of hate crime bill, banning assault weapons

  What is 8chan? The site used by the suspected El Paso shooter has a new host

  Firefighters top safety concern? The summer heat

  South Carolina political experts say expect heat during second debate

  ‘We have lost our way’: Sanford two weeks away from decision to run

  SC Democrats will be watching the debates, but what are they hoping to see

  Poll: Biden leads Dems ahead of S.C. primary, healthcare top issue for voters

  RCSD shuts down local business, uses new power for the first time

  South Carolinians have negative reaction to Mueller hearing online

  Board of Trustees member caught on hot mic, says protesters are from out of town

  S.C. led nation in hot-car deaths in 2018, researchers say

  Improperly recycled plastic bags jam up sorting machines

  ’A lot is in flux’ South Carolina Democratic voters eager for candidates to breakthrough