A proposal by House Speaker Pro Tempore Tommy Pope, R-York, would criminalize the act of “furthering terrorism,” requiring 10-year prison sentences for anyone who plots a terror attack and at least five years in prison for anyone who helps support an attack.
Columbia SC Solicitor Dan Johnson is abusing his office with his over-the-top travel. He owes us explanations. The governor, chief justice and state attorney general travel less at government expense. Combined.
SCE&G customers will pay another $3.8 billion for the failed V.C. Summer project if their troubled utility is sold to Virginia-based Dominion Energy, according to documents the utilities recently submitted to state regulators.
To gauge Columbia SC solicitor Dan Johnson’s government-funded travel has been, I checked the travel of Gov Henry McMaster, Chief Justice Don Beatty, Attorney General Alan Wilson and Rick Hubbard, the Lexington County solicitor.
South Carolina lawmakers aim to increase GPA and SAT requirements for LIFE, HOPE and Palmetto Fellows lottery scholarships for high school students to control spending and shift saved money into other scholarships.
As S.C. lawmakers weigh how to better protect public school students after the Townville and Parkland, Fla., shootings, law enforcement, mental health and education officials say the state should put school resource officers in schools, not arm teachers.
Emergency crew rushed in and wheeled out Jimmy Bales, D-Richland House representative, who collapsed inside the State House during a floor discussion on opioids. Bales recently survived a dramatic car crash where his car overturned three times.