With the second year of the 2017/2018 Legislative Session finalized, this document provides a recap of this year’s Session.   Elections All 124 House members and constitutional officers, including the Governor, were up for election this year.  The SC Senate is not up for election until 2020. Interestingly, this is the first year in South Carolina… Read more »

By Sean Bennett, SC Senator A little-known, ordinarily benign routine, may hold significant consequences for every South Carolina income taxpayer — the annual decision on whether the state should conform to the federal tax code. The Trump Administration’s newly passed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has put states in a difficult position of how to… Read more »