SC Legislative Update – 9.16.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Activity Updates The General Assembly has had limited meetings over the past few weeks.  The House is continuing to crisscross the state on redistricting meetings and taking public input on the issue.  The Senate has only had meetings on alternative forms of treatment for covid and potential ways to...
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NC Legislative Update – 9.16.21
NC Legislative Update by Cady Thomas Activity Updates NC General Assembly Schedule As the appropriators work on the state budget in conference, the House and Senate have stopped holding committees and are limiting floor sessions. The House only held one (Wednesday) voting session this week and will hold only one again next week (Thursday). The...
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Member Update: COVID Announcement
Dear CRMCA Member, As you have probably heard by now, late last week President Biden announced new measures his administration will undertake to continue to combat COVID-19. Included in those measures with an aim of “vaccinating the unvaccinated, ”President Biden stated the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is developing an Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS)...
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Gov. Henry McMaster Announces Plan to Accelerate I-26 Widening Project
Gov. Henry McMaster Announces Plan to Accelerate I-26 Widening Project COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster was joined today by S.C. Department of Transportation (SCDOT) Secretary Christy Hall and business leaders from around the state to announce a proposal which would accelerate existing plans to widen key portions of Interstate 26 between Charleston and Columbia. The...
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NC Budget Update
NC Budget Update By Wendy Kelly, Public Affairs The conference process for the budget formally began on August 19 after the Senate voted to non concur on the House’s version of the budget and conferees were appointed. Negotiations have been underway since that time. The House made different tax reduction assumptions in their budget resulting...
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