State Rep. Tim Scott is one of the South Carolina Republicans leading a potential power surge in the Palmetto State.
From left are, Joint Chiefs Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen, Vice President Joe Biden, the president, Petraeus, and Defense Secretary Robert Gates.
From left to right: Landon Donovan, whose strike put the U.S. through to the World Cup's round-robin; former President Clinton kicking a ball in South Africa; Clinton looking on during today's match; VP Biden and wife Jill (in red) cheering on the U.S. against England.
President Barack Obama picks up a "tar ball" during a tour of areas impacted by the Gulf Coast oil spill on May 28, 2010.
Gen. Stanley McChrystal arrives at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, June 23, 2010, for a meeting with President Barack Obama.
Mike Lee, Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate from Utah, declares victory in the Republican primary as he holds up a copy of the U.S. Constitution (left). Nikki Haley speaks to supporters after winning the Republican nomination for governor in Columbia, S.C (right).