Haley unveils executive budget
Republican Gov. Nikki Haley's $6.9 billion executive budget would add $61.4 million a year to pay to repair South Carolina’s crumbling roads, hire more child-welfare workers, spend $6.4 million on reading coaches statewide, and phase in a plan to help recruit teachers to the state’s rural school districts.
Haley leaves brush stroke on Governor's Mansion
Haley's office unveiled the governor's official oil-on-linen portrait Monday. The painting will hang in the Governor's Mansion.
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• 6 p.m.: Haley and the First Family will host “Haley Family Fun Night," South Carolina State Museum, 301 Gervais Street, Columbia, S.C., as part of the week's inaugural festivities.
• 10 a.m.: Rep. Jerry Govan, D-Orangeburg, will hold a press conference on the School Safety Task Force Report (State House, 1st Floor)
• 11:30 a.m.: S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson to hold "Domestic Violence Call to Action" on the State House front steps (Gervais St. side)
• The first regular session of the 121st General Assembly kicks off at noon. Watch the
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State House today
• 2 p.m. or 30 minutes after the Senate adjourns: Judiciary Subcommittee on S.1 (Gressette Room 105 /Agenda
• 2 p.m. or 30 minutes after the Senate adjourns: Judiciary Subcommittee on S.3 (Gressette Room 308 /Agenda
• 10:30 a.m.: Legislative Ethics Committee (Blatt Room 511 /Agenda
• 10:30 a.m.: Ways and Means Legislative, Executive, and Local Government Subcommittee (Blatt Room 321 /Agenda
• 10:30 a.m.: Ways and Means Higher Education and Technical Colleges Subcommittee (Blatt Room 521 /Agenda
• 1 hour after the House adjourns: Ways and Means Legislative, Executive, and Local Government Subcommittee (Blatt Room 321 /Agenda
• 1½ hours after the House adjourns: Ways and Means Higher Education and Technical Colleges Subcommittee (Blatt Room 521 /Agenda
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