South Carolina takes historic step toward term limits

This week – perhaps for the first time ever – a Senate Judiciary subcommittee unanimously passed a resolution […]

Private education in SC more available than you might think

Private schools are a vital part of a healthy education ecosystem that provides parents with the various options […]

Education Scholarship Accounts being heard in committee on Wednesday

Tomorrow (April 18) at 9:00 AM the South Carolina Senate’s K-12 Education Subcommittee will meet to discuss S.622—the […]

Drop in South Carolina test scores among nation’s worst

Southerners know the wisecrack that comes up whenever talking about some less-than-stellar state statistic: “Thank goodness for Mississippi.” […]

Legislation moving on Santee Cooper study, tax cuts, and school choice

Even as students (and the South Carolina Senate) enjoy spring break and golf nuts get their Masters fix, […]

What actually makes poverty escapable

Yesterday, I had a chance to speak to the Senate Human Services Subcommittee about three short – but […]

Empowering SC: five years and counting

Five years ago, Palmetto Promise Institute was founded on the vision of a free and flourishing South Carolina that fully realizes its incredible promise.

Why Finance Reform is a Must for SC Education

How do we fix South Carolina’s horribly fractured education finance system? PPI’s groundbreaking research is showing a student-centered path forward.

“SALT”-y Profiles in Tax Reform Courage

South Carolina leaders should take a lesson from North Carolina and the “California 11” when it comes to fundamentally fixing South Carolina’s broken tax code.

Relief for Patients and the Rule of Law

Two big health care announcements out of Washington this week are a bright spot for patients and people who value the Constitution.