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

  Small businesses react to Columbia ‘Stay-at-Home’ ordinance

  ‘Be prepared for a long haul’: Expert answers lingering COVID-19 questions

  It may take more than a week to get COVID-19 test results in S.C.; commercial labs hope to help

  We took some of your coronavirus questions to doctor, this is what she said

  ‘He epitomized the words service before self’: Friends and family remember Cpl. Andrew Gillette

POLITICS EXPLAINED: Winning the most votes does not mean you win the South Carolina primary

  Will this time be different for Sanders in S.C.? He thinks so. So do his passionate supporters

  President Trump attacks Democrats, rallies supporters in S.C. hours before primary

LIST: Where to see candidates for president as they cross S.C. this week

  New poll reveals tight race as Democratic presidential candidates cross S.C.

  SC program provides support to law enforcement who worked Faye Swetlik’s case

  Politics Explained: Should South Carolinians care about the Nevada Caucus?

  The pulpit is for preaching: Brookland Baptist pastor explains church’s stance in S.C. politics

Funeral expenses for Faye Swetlik to be covered

  ‘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