Each week during the legislative session (January through June) and then periodically through the rest of the year, our lobbyists give you the latest inside news direct from the Statehouse in Columbia.
General Assembly Returns, Governor's Inauguration, and the State Budget Preview
McMaster Unveils Executive Budget, Critical Transportation Step Forward
McMaster Delivers State of the State, Speaker files Education Reform Package
Four Weeks In, Legislation Moves
Selling Santee Cooper, a new Workers Comp Bill, and How to Talk to Employees about Policy
Education Reform Bill Pt. 3, a Heated Confirmation Hearing, and It's Leadership February!
Education Reform Inches (Imperfectly Forward); Minimum Wage Hike Defeated
Education Reform Advances to House Floor, Medical Marijuana Receives First Hearing
House Passes Education Reform, 2019 Budget Unveiled
House Passes Budget; President Wants to Finish Port Deepening; License Hearing
Angel Investor Advances, Former Reagan Economist delivers "pep talk" to House Tax Committee
Senate Passes Angel Investor, Workforce Housing, Port Tax Credit head to House Floor
Port Tax Credit Bill Advances, Senate Finance Talks Budget, & Pipe Busts in Statehouse Lobby
The Crossover Report: Which Bills Made the Cut