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Legislative Update for Week Of 1/20/15 – 1/22/15

The Senate did not meet in statewide session last week in order to allow committees more time to work. Here are the highlights from the second week in the Senate – Ethics – The Senate Judiciary Committee met last week and approved an amended version of S. 1 , a bill to update ethics laws for […]

Legislative Update for Week of 1/13/15 – 1/15/15

The General Assembly returned last week for the first week of the 2015 session. It was an eventful week, but there was not a whole lot legislative business. Here are the highlights from the first week in the Senate – Inauguration of Governor Nikki Haley – Governor Haley was sworn in for a second term […]

Legislative Update: 2015 Session

Friends, I hope you all had a great Christmas and a nice start to 2015. For the past few years, I have sent weekly emails during the legislative session to provide you with updates on the previous week’s activities. I will continue to do that this session, as well. The General Assembly returns Tuesday for […]

Legislative Update for Week of 6/17/14-6/19/14

The General Assembly adjourned for the year on Thursday, June 19, 2014.  Here are the highlights from the last week – NEW LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR CHOSEN – Lt. Governor Glenn McConnell resigned last week to take over as President of the College of Charleston.  The constitution provides that the Senate President Pro Tempore is next in […]