South Carolina Legislature

SC House overturns many of Haley's vetoes on funding...


COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina House on Monday voted to override most of the vetoes by Gov. Nikki Haley it’s considered thus far... Read more

Senate leader asks SC's most powerful politician to step down...


COLUMBIA — South Carolina’s most powerful politician said Tuesday that he has no intention of stepping down as the state Senate’s... Read more

SC Senate remains stalled over budget, road funding


COLUMBIA, S.C. — With six days left in the legislative session, senators are at an impasse over the upcoming state budget and how to... Read more

Road-funding bill suffers defeat


COLUMBIA — The South Ca­rolina Senate refused Thurs­day to give priority status to a bill funding road and bridge... Read more

Judge tosses case against SC House speaker


COLUMBIA — A judge on Monday dismissed a corruption case against House Speaker Bobby Harrell, ruling that it must first be considered... Read more

SC Senate leader sues governor

COLUMBIA — South Carolina's state Senate leader today filed a... Read more

SC Senate leader to challenge governor's order

COLUMBIA  — The South Carolina Senate's top officer said

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Wary of overreach, lawmakers kill anti-spoofing bill

COLUMBIA --- Lawmakers rejected a proposal this week that targeted caller ID fraud and "spoofing," citing questions of censorship and whether it's... Read more

Lawmakers again try to cut golf cart drivers some slack

COLUMBIA --- They're not exactly the downtrodden masses, but gated-community dwellers still have needs. South Carolina lawmakers are hoping to... Read more

Arguments fly anew on eve of revote over Amazon deal

COLUMBIA --- Opposing sides of a proposed sales tax exemption for rallied Tuesday in preparation of a... Read more