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Greg’s Legislative Updates

28 Mar Budget Week

[caption id="attachment_16694" align="alignleft" width="225"] Student, Adam Miller (seen here with Greg Duckworth and Speaker of the House, Jay Lucas) visited the Capitol during his spring break from Thomas Edison State University where he is a Political Science major.[/caption]Dear Friends, Increased funding to patch and repair South...

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20 Mar Roads Update, Budget Debate & Gun Rights

[caption id="attachment_16656" align="alignleft" width="300"] The Gervais Street Bridge is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is an arch bridge constructed from reinforced concrete and the third bridge to be built on this site across the Congaree River. The first, built around 1827,...

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11 Mar Obsolete Laws, Education, and Foster Care

Friends, items happening this week for the SC House of Representatives reported below. The House of Representatives concurred in Senate amendments to H.4639, relating to INTERSTATE RECIPROCITY AGREEMENTS FOR POSTSECONDARY DISTANCE EDUCATION, and enrolled the bill for ratification. The legislation provides that the Commission on Higher...

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07 Mar Almost Spring at the State House

My friends, the focus this past week for the SC House of Representatives at the State House is reported below. The House of Representatives approved and sent the Senate H.4941, a bill establishing a statewide program for ADDRESSING UNSOUND SCHOOL DISTRICT FINANCES. Under the legislation, the...

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17 Feb SC House on Furlough

While the SC House is on furlough this week, the Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee is keeping busy with hearings crucial to dam and reservoir safety among other items. [gallery ids="16635,16636,16637"]...

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