The South Carolina House passed the Pope-Tallon Amendment to lift the earnings cap for law enforcement, teachers and state employees 100-0.
Dear Friends: Illegal immigration tops the list of concerns of a majority of Americans who believe our national borders must be secured and those who enter our country illegally must be sent back. Illegal means illegal. SC and Sanctuary Cities There won’t be sanctuary cities in SC if the Senate agrees with the amended […]
Dear Friends: In recent months the General Assembly has been highly focused on legislative fixes resulting from the financial fallout from the failure to build the two nuclear reactors at V.C. Summer. Most focus has been on SCANA, the majority partner in the construction project. This week the House turned its attention on Santee Cooper, […]
SPARTANBURG, SC – House District 33 Representative Eddie Tallon today filed for re-election at the Spartanburg County Board of Elections. Tallon said, “I’m proud to officially file and continue my service to District 33 residents. I will continue to lead the fight in Columbia to lower government’s burden on hardworking families, create more accountability, and […]
We’ll Take Your Date If You Take Our Rate, Budget, Opioids On Wednesday a bipartisan House coalition led by Speaker Jay Lucus held a press conference in the statehouse calling for the Senate to take up legislation amended by the House to reduce SCE&G rates and provide immediate relief for hundreds of thousands of customers. […]
In the aftermath of the Parkland school deaths, experts came together in South Carolina to discuss solutions to curbing school violence. These are smart, highly experienced, people from multiple disciplines with varying perspectives. It was strikingly refreshing that the talks were not bogged down by the knee-jerk gun rhetoric flamed by the political Left and […]