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What’s happening in South Carolina? Everything you need is right here.


House committee receives plan to make South Carolina competitive with southeastern neighbors

Thursday, House Research staff presented a plan for statewide comprehensive income and sales tax reform to South Carolina […]

Offshore drilling plan would be an economic boon for South Carolina

South Carolina is a state teeming with opportunity. A wealth of it, in fact, sits just beneath the […]

Legislative update: Lawmakers move on Direct Primary Care, scholarship program

In the fight for freedom here in the Palmetto State, weeks – even months – can go by […]

The winning formula: How to fix South Carolina’s school funding system

South Carolina’s K-12 education system suffers not despite its variety of revenue streams, but because of them. A […]


Fast Facts

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

Online Course Access  harnesses technology to offer students access to high-quality, customized education. It renders location irrelevant while offering numerous courses.

An education reform that promises quality of learning, preparation for the future, flexibility to meet the individual needs of a child, and immediacy of impact.

A system that boldly rewards excellence with transparency and accounts for value added is the best accountability system for SC schools.

Sky-high medical bills? Unexpected health care costs? Patients deserve the “Right to Shop” and polls show they want it too.

By re-asserting the doctor-patient relationship and jettisoning third-party payers, Direct Primary Care is “innovating backwards.”

How much does Medicaid in South Carolina really cost the taxpayer? Expanding Medicaid used to be a nebulous policy fight…not anymore!


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Palmetto Voices

Stories from South Carolinians just like you.