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The Buzz: Post-Obamacare battle, what's next in the SC Senate

03/23/2014 11:35 AM

03/23/2014 11:50 AM

After efforts to block the federal Affordable Care Act in South Carolina imploded this week, state senators will focus on getting their favorite bills passed before the May 1 deadline to have them considered in the House.

The gambit? Get the bills into one of the calendar’s few priority spots.

Read the Sunday Buzz for more about which proposals are top priorities, how the fight against Obamacare died, and what an ex-S.C. GOP chairman has to say about the importance of running for office even if losing is the best bet.

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