Tag Archives: Sen. Clementa Pinckney

Lawmakers Move to Stop School Bond Bills

Several S.C. school districts that are seeking the General Assembly’s approval to allow them to sell taxpayer-backed bonds for daily operations likely will face an even tougher fight when lawmakers return to Columbia next week. Sens. Danny Verdin, R-Laurens, and … Continue reading

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Local Bills Again Under Scrutiny

When the S.C. General Assembly reconvenes Tuesday, lawmakers are expected to focus mainly on the redrawing of legislative and congressional district lines. But there’s also a chance, though slim, that they might wrestle with another hot-button issue: whether to break … Continue reading

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