SC Legislative Update – 1.5.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Legislative Updates It is risky to speculate on what will be forthcoming from the General Assembly in the 2022 session beginning on January 11. Legislative priorities are always fluid, but here is my best thinking on top agenda items:   Money tops the agenda. The state will be working...
Read More
SC Legislative Update – 12.15.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Legislative Updates The House and Senate were both in Session last week with a large amount of activity in the House related to vaccines.  The House abruptly pulled a bill from committee which would have made it illegal to have a vaccine mandate for any political subdivision or private...
Read More
SC Legislative Update – 12.1.21
SC Legislative Update by Ben Homeyer   Activity Updates With the passing of Senator Leatherman a few weeks ago the picture of who is going to take up the mantle has become clearer.  Senator Peeler from Gaffney has stated he will become the Finance Chairman. Senator Alexander from Walhalla has the votes to become the...
Read More
SC Legislative Update – 11.14.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer The 2021 year at the General Assembly was dominated by Covid and legislation and expenditures related to Covid. But in addition, several pieces of legislation that effect business owners were also put forth.  Session is currently still on-going with redistricting taking center stage and ARPA dollars being discussed. Included...
Read More
SC Legislative Update – 11.1.21
SC Legislative Update by Ben Homeyer Money Both ARPA and new dollars coming in $2.5 billion in ARPA Money will be distributed in January.   The state is also running about $1 billion ahead of the estimates for recurring.  SC is humming along when it comes to business.    DOT is getting a huge amount of money...
Read More