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

  ‘The Faye feeling’: Family friend describes warmth shared by 6-year-old Faye Swetlik

  ‘There is no end of the line’: Biden seeks fresh start in S.C. after poor showings in Iowa, N.H.

  Iowa’s Caucus night ends with no results, what does that mean for SC voters?

  Democratic presidential hopefuls take part in King Day at the Dome

  Biden responds to attacks, discusses familiarity with African-American community in S.C.

  ‘I just want change’: Young African-American voters undecided, but starting to tune into S.C. primary

  11,000 scientists say we’re in a ‘climate emergency,’ but what is Columbia doing about it?

  POLITICS EXPLAINED: What Twitter’s ban on political ads means for your newsfeed

  Politics Explained: House vote makes impeachment inquiry more public, here’s what it means

  Doctors say effects of vaping-related illness, flu are dangerously similar

  ’We have some control today’: Benedict College, Columbia mayor change presidential forum after backlash

  Protesters, supporters clash outside Benedict College during President Trump’s visit

  President of Benedict College responds to criticism over President Trump visit

  Graham’s comments on impeachment inquiry, Syria put spotlight on relationship with Trump

  Rep. Elijah Cummings born in Baltimore but shaped by South Carolina

SC voters support for Biden remains strong as candidates focused on Warren in latest debate

  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