• Higher teacher pay, tax reform, expanding 4-year-old kindergarten statewide and more money for public colleges in exchange for capping tuition costs are highlights of Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Vincent Sheheen’s education plan.
Happening today:• U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-Seneca, will discuss the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability and Transparency Act that will soon be signed into law at 1 p.m. at the South Carolina Military Museum.
• The Richland Library Friends will host a book signing with U.S. Rep. James E. Clyburn during their annual meeting at 6 p.m. at the main branch on Assembly Street.
• Gov. Nikki Haley will visit Camp P.A.L.S. for children with Asperger’s, autism, ADHD and learning disabilities at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church at 11 a.m.
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