Weekly Updates

Education, Ethics Reform & Judicial Update

The House adjourned Wednesday due to inclement weather, shaving a legislative day from the calendar, but not before we moved on education reform, advanced an omnibus ethics reform bill, and received an update on...

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Ethics, CPR Training & DUI

This week was not much different than the previous ones this session; we worked in committees and had very little floor debate. The Ways and Means Committee has finished the budget process and we...

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Ethics and Crumbling Roads

Dear Friends: Headlining Statehouse news last week was the introduction of two plans to fix South Carolina’s crumbling roads and bridges. Two Road Plans—Same Goal Wednesday, the two highly-discussed road improvement funding proposals—one resembling...

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Third Week of Ethics

It would be easy to describe this week as a “sprint in the midst of a legislative marathon.” We made significant strides in moving forward more ethics legislation, increasing transparency in government, ensuring our...

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Ethics, Continued

The South Carolina House of Representatives advanced two important milestone pieces of legislation last week, taking major steps forward in overhauling the state’s antiquated ethics laws that govern 20,000 elected and appointed officials at...

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Ethics

Last week was our second full week of work in Columbia. Believe it or not, there was a lot accomplished in committees and this week we should begin floor debate on several ethics bills....

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Week One Report

The first week has been completed and even though we did not spend much time on the floor, we continued to work on issues in order to be ready for debate in the subcommittees...

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This Year’s Legislative Discussion

The time has arrived. We begin our new Legislative Session next Tuesday and we have a lot of work to do. I will list a few of the most pressing issues that the General...

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Merry Christmas!

This is the season of joy and I hope your heart is full of holiday spirit. We must never forget the reason we celebrate this time of year. Yes, it is the celebration of...

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December 2014 Newsletter

I hope this finds you well and that you had a great Thanksgiving! We all have so much to be thankful for and I want to take this time to thank each and everyone...

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