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Public School Choice Removes Limitations

Choice is a fundamental element of our daily lives. Except for families who have children in the public school system in South Carolina.

The Great Healthcare CON

In a day when South Carolinians are struggling to find high-quality healthcare, shouldn’t we be enacting policies that expand access to good healthcare options?

SC Loses Out On Choice

When it comes time to ObamaCare, the news just keeps getting worse. Choice is down while prices are up.

Assessing Schools: Ambiguity Isn’t Accountability

If the SCASA system were adopted, we would have ambiguity in assessment, and ambiguity is not accountability to parents or the public.

Fast Facts

Short on time? Our “Fast Facts” boil it all down to give you a quick overview on need-to-know issues.

South Carolina has a generational opportunity not just to play catch up, but to proactively create a chance for every student to excel. We have a plan that would allow every child to excel in the wake of the Abbeville decision.

Does more education spending lead to better student learning?  We compare South Carolina with a reform-minded state like to Florida to find the answer…you might be surprised!

How do we continue to improve our ECENC program…and move toward a system of education where every child has the opportunity to reach their full God-given potential? Here are the Next Steps for Student Success.

When your life hangs in the balance, should you have the right to try and save it? There is a way to provide terminally ill South Carolinians with the safe, FDR approved drugs they need.

10 important reasons why Medicaid expansion is fool’s gold – not “free money” as supporters say – diverting access away from the very people it was founded to help while pouring money into a broken system.

Looking to pay another $417 a year on your energy costs? How about South Carolina losing over 14,000 jobs? That’s exactly what newly proposed EPA regulations could cost the Palmetto State.

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Palmetto Voices

Stories from South Carolinians just like you.