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  1. Powerful SC Legislative Leaders Deliberately Delay Certification Of New CashRead the original story

    58 min ago | FITSNews

    For once, two of the biggest "big gubmint" liberals in South Carolina are in no hurry to spend taxpayer money S.C. Senate president Hugh Leatherman and S.C. House ways and means chairman Brian White have reportedly instructed their appointees to the powerful S.C. Revenue and Fiscal Affairs office to hold off on certifying more than $400 million in new revenue. How come? Because certifying the new money would kill momentum for the passage of a gas tax hike Chad Walldorf , S.C. governor Nikki Haley 's appointee to the RFA, has reportedly been trying to get the new money certified since May 8 - nearly three weeks ago.

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  2. Letter: Nikki Haley, Tim Scott Deserve StatuesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | FITSNews

    ... to be held in high regard. In this state we have the first minority and female governor in S.C. through Gov. Nikki Haley . God has used her to show our children the possibilities that are almost beyond their most fancied fairy tales. Next, we have ...

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  3. Palmetto Sunrise: Domestic violence reform expected to cross finish lineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    ... session. The House is expected to agree with the Senate's changes on the bill today and move the bill to Gov. Nikki Haley for her signature. Tougher penalties that are a part of the bill are the biggest advance on an issue that has plagued the state ...

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  4. More good reasons to pass the bond billRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    ... the needs of colleges, technical education and armories - a bond bill. The hang-up is a threatened veto by Gov. Nikki Haley. She likens bonds to running up credit card debt. But that's not a realistic comparison. Bonds are sound financial tools to ...

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  5. Other views: Pass domestic violence billRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

    New information showing that South Carolina's domestic violence problem is even worse than we thought came with a quick antidote recently. That raises hope that meaningful reform will reach the desk of S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley and be enacted in this session.

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  6. Nikki Haley's Volvo ProblemRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | FITSNews

    That's the question S.C. governor Nikki Haley must answer in the aftermath of the Palmetto State " winning " Volvo - whose Chinese owner Li Shufu is the latest recipient of a nine-figure crony capitalist handout courtesy of dirt poor South Carolina taxpayers . South Carolina's up-front promise to Volvo is a whopping $120 million - most of it for infrastructure .

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  7. Davis filibuster against gas tax increase shuts down SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    South Carolina Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, speaks about his filibuster of plans on how to spend extra money in the South Carolina budget during a news conference called by Gov. Nikki Haley on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Columbia, S.C. Haley said the Legislature needs to give a tax cut, pay off debt or fix the state's roads and bridges with the extra revenue. Photo: Jeffrey Collins, AP COLUMBIA, S.C. - After another frustrating day of not getting anywhere, Republicans in the South Carolina Senate called a closed-door meeting to see if they can reach an agreement on how to spend extra money coming into the state budget and fix roads.

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  8. Domestic violence bill not quite to governor's deskRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Star

    The South Carolina Senate has given its approval to a compromise bill to create harsher penalties for domestic violence and ban some people charged with the crime from possessing guns. But the bill isn't quite on its way to Gov. Nikki Haley's desk.

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  9. Haley: Spend extra $400 million on tax cuts, debt or roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Star

    AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley surrounds herself with Republican lawmakers as she talks about what she would like to do with $400 million in extra revenue the state is expected to get at a news conference on Tuesday in Columbia. Haley said the Legislature needs to give a tax cut, pay off debt or fix the state's roads and bridges with the extra revenue.

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  10. Gov. Nikki Haley tells lawmakers to spend $400 million budget surplus wiselyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    South Carolina lawmakers should spend an expected $400 million budget surplus responsibly and stop any attempt for a “free for all,” Gov. Nikki Haley said at a Statehouse news conference Tuesday. The state is expected to formally certify the surplus Friday, but legislators are already lining up with differing views on how to spend the unexpected dollars.

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  11. SC Senate: Disappointing Rise Of Fiscal LiberalsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | FITSNews

    ... like South Carolina is headed toward another " Lost Decade " under its GOP overlords with "Republican" governor Nikki Haley falling in the " too little, too late " camp. Stay tuned tomorrow. Beyond filibustering S.C. Senator Tom Davis there are a ...

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  12. Haley Nicki Cuccinelli Ken 101613 CCRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... (pictured right, during an October 2013 fundraising event in Albemarle County with South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, who's pictured left) and the Strike Force PAC reached a settlement. It will prohibit the PAC from using a political candidate's ...

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  13. Think Economic Development Isn't Competitive? Ask SC Governor HaleyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Peach Pundit

    Courtesy of a tweet from Greg Bluestein , we have this gem from South Carolina's Post & Courie r. It seems that Governor Haley understands that Georgia is keen competition, even when the public line is "I don't care what the opposition is doing."

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  14. Study: South Carolina 10th best place for vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

    ... income tax on veterans' retirement benefits is still in the Senate, but Butler is hoping it will get to Gov. Nikki Haley's desk for her signature. “When you start looking at places to retire, that's a big issue, especially when we're ...

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  15. Haley: Spend Extra $400M on Tax Cut, Debt or RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WLTX-TV Columbia

    Gov. Nikki Haley says lawmakers better use $400 million likely to be added to the budget this week to give tax breaks, pay down the state's debt or fix South Carolina's roads and bridges. Haley: Spend Extra $400M on Tax Cut, Debt or Roads Gov. Nikki Haley says lawmakers better use $400 million likely to be added to the budget this week to give tax breaks, pay down the state's debt or fix South Carolina's roads and bridges.

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  16. Lawmakers, Governor Jump Aboard Tom Davis' TrainRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | FITSNews

    Lawmakers and S.C. governor Nikki Haley appear to be tacking every-so-slightly to the right on some important fiscal issues as a contentious 2015 session of the S.C. General Assembly winds down with fiscally conservative S.C. Senator Tom Davis dominating the debate. Davis has been filibustering in the S.C. State Senate for the past few days against a gasoline tax increase - arguing the state has more than enough money to adequately fund its roads and bridges.

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  17. Black Bike Week: Smooth SailingRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | FITSNews

    ... which marred last year's gathering . Deadly shootings at last year's "Black Bike Week" prompted S.C. governor Nikki Haley to call for an end to the event - but Atlantic Beach, S.C. hosted it anyway. "We must have done something right, because last ...

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  18. Authorities: Vandals use pellet guns to shoot out car windowsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WMBF

    ... with information should call Crime Stoppers at (843) 554-1111. Copyright 2015 WCSC. All rights reserved. Gov. Nikki Haley says lawmakers better use $400 million likely to be added to the budget this week to give tax breaks, pay down the state's debt ...

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  19. Haley tells lawmakers to spend budget surplus wiselyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    South Carolina lawmakers should spend an expected $400 million budget surplus responsibly and stop any attempt for a “free for all” to spend the money on pet projects, Gov. Nikki Haley said at a Statehouse press conference Tuesday. The state is expected to formally certify the surplus Friday, but legislators are already lining up with differing views on how to spend the unexpected dollars.

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  20. Gov. Nikki Haley talks budget TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIS-TV Columbia

    Gov. Nikki Haley and several lawmakers plan to address issues on the state's budget for the upcoming fiscal year Tuesday morning. Haley will hold a press conference just before noon outside the State House.

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