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Weekly State House Update – Court Ballot Chaos

Legislative Update History was made this week with the ruling byf the SC Supreme Court when the Justices ordered the political parties to remove candidates from the June 12th primary ballot for failure to...

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Weekly State House Update – "Crossover Week"

Legislative Update This past week was the annual ‘Crossover Week’. The May 1st legislative deadline is at hand where House bills must crossover to the Senate and vice versa or they die. We debated...

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Weekly State House Update – The Department of Administration

I am devoting this entire eblast to the issue of restructuring the Department of Administration.  As it now stands, we will begin debating the bill the Senate returned next Wednesday. The House has taken...

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Weekly State House Update – School Choice

We had a very good and most productive week in the House. We were able to get through the entire calendar and had vigorous debate on two highly contested bills. We will be on...

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Weekly State House Update – State Budget

Legislative Update We began session this Monday and debated the 2012/2013 Appropriations and the Capital Reserve Fund. No other bills were considered this week, so I want to let you know what has taken...

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Eddie Tallon Announces Re-Election Bid

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Rep. Eddie Tallon (864) 529.2860 www.eddietallon.com    Eddie Tallon Announces Re-Election Bid Former SLED agent seeks second term in S.C. House SPARTANBURG –Republican State Representative Eddie Tallon announced...

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Weekly State House Update – Blue Alert and Budget

Legislative Update This week was filled with debate and committee meetings. I am proud to report that the Blue Alert Bill that I sponsored was signed into law by the Governor. This bill passed...

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Weekly State House Update

Legislative Update We had a good week in the House. I am extremely happy that there was significant progress made on two pieces of legislation that I introduced and have been writing about. The...

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Weekly State House Update

Legislative Update I hope this finds you all doing well and that you enjoyed the weekend. It was another week at the state house of working in committees and not much done on the...

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South Carolina Blue Alert Legislation Passes the House

Spartanburg, S.C. – Legislation creating a “Blue Alert” system passed the House of Representatives this week. Representative Eddie Tallon, R-Spartanburg, authored and introduced Blue Alert legislation to create a statewide Blue Alert program –...

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