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Latest News

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


The House Is On Fire: Where’s The Alarm?

Indicators abound showing South Carolina’s failure to prepare many Palmetto State students for success.

Healthcare and a law of economics

It seems America is having to learn the hard way about the economic law of scarcity and why it matters in the politics of healthcare.

How Washington Strains State Budgets

More people on the rolls…and an ever-growing budget line item

Wren Report: Accountability Lives

We are glad to report that one of Palmetto Promise Institute’s top priorities for the 2017-2018 legislative session is still in play.



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.

2016 saw big changes to South Carolina’s first private school choice program. Learn more about the progress being made to help our students with exceptional needs.

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 Promise Institute relies on the generous support of citizens who share our vision for a free and prosperous South Carolina where every citizen can reach their full potential!



Palmetto Voices

Stories from South Carolinians just like you.