Posted by JAMIE SELF on July 25, 2014
Federal authorities will not reveal details about the 350 children captured at the U.S. border who have been placed with sponsors in South Carolina, Gov. Nikki Haley’s office said Friday.
But Haley said the children surely will come with a cost to the state.
Haley expressed frustration at the lack of information about the children and their sponsors. She also expressed skepticism the children will not cost the state anything, as — she said — federal authorities told her.
MORNING BUZZ: Columbia College student loses family in Gaza fighting + SC receives 350 children caught at US border
Posted by CASSIE COPE on July 25, 2014
Posted on July 24, 2014
The S.C. Election Commission has certified Tom Ervin’s spot on the November ballot as a petition candidate for governor.
Posted by CASSIE COPE on July 24, 2014
Posted by JAMIE SELF on July 23, 2014
The state needs to hire about 200 new child-welfare workers – a 25 percent increase – to reduce caseloads that agency leaders, lawmakers and child-welfare advocates say are far too high to ensure children are being protected, a Department of Social Services deputy director said Wednesday.
Posted on July 23, 2014
Gov. Nikki Haley has appointed Mike Campbell to the S.C. Workers’ Compensation Commission.