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What Made the Cut? Crossover Update

Posted by: Ashley Young on Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Crossover Day is the deadline for bills to be passed out of their chamber of origin to...

Local Elections are Set; Get Involved

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Friday, March 31, 2017
National politics gets all the media attention, but it's what happens at City Hall that might have more impact on your business than any hot button issue in Washington (healthcare is an obvious exception). While the national rhetoric ranges ...

The tax of doing nothing

Posted by: Carlos Phillips on Thursday, March 30, 2017

Virtually everyone in South Carolina agrees on two things....

UCC Advocacy Day at the Statehouse: 5 Reasons to Go

Posted by: Katie Busbee on Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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Do Our Senators Use Our Roads?

Posted by: Katie Busbee on Monday, March 13, 2017
I’ve gotten this question a lot over the past week as I talk to our Chamber Investors about the challenge the roads debate faces in the Senate. The short answer is yes, but the reason road funding bills continue to stall in the Senate is due ...

Get to Know Your Leaders: William Timmons

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Thursday, March 9, 2017

Timmons is a newcomer to elected politics but has hit the ground running...

We’ve Reached The Last Resort

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Monday, February 27, 2017

If this isn’t the last resort, how bad does it need to get?

Greenville's Bannister Looks Back, Looks Forward

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Wednesday, February 8, 2017

We're introducing you to your local political leaders -- the men and women who have a direct impact on...

Senate rules (*yawn*) - The most important part of the process

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Thursday, February 2, 2017
THE TAKEAWAY: The business community welcomes the rule changes and we hope it means more pro-business legislation passed in the coming session. It's among the most mundane and boring parts of a legislative body, but when you know the rules of our ...
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