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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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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SC Legislative Update – 9.1.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Week of September 1, 2021 Activity Updates William B. Dukes of Chapin has been named to the SCDOT Commission, representing the Second Congressional District. Dukes is the owner of Blue Marlin Restaurant and Signature Catering.  He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of...
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SC Legislative Update – 8.17.21
SC Legislative Update by Ben Homeyer Activity Updates Both bodies are heating up redistricting.  The Senate just concluded ten meetings all over the state to get input and the House is holding meetings both in Columbia and abroad.  These meetings will help determine the political lines.  Both bodies will begin to redraw districts in the...
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SC Legislative Update – 8.2.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Activity Updates South Carolina is currently in a political lull with the General Assembly out of session.  The plan is for them to return next month and begin taking up the next phase of the American Recovery dollars that are set aside for the State.  AccelerateSC, the Governor’s task...
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