Could Tax Reform Happen in South Carolina, Too?

Breaking: South Carolina could fix its tax system too. Encouraging news from the Pope Committee’s recent meeting.

New Study: Funding Our Children For Success

Streamlining South Carolina’s broken education funding formula would empower teachers, parents and students. Find out how in our groundbreaking study.

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.

South Carolina and the Competition for Wealth

Every day states compete for people, jobs and wealth. What kind of punch does South Carolina throw? Dr. Oran Smith calls the fight.

“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.

What if Education Was Football?

What if college football performance were assessed like education performance? Dr. Oran Smith imagines the scenario.

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.

SC’s Tax Dilemma: Unfair, Unstable, Uncompetitive

South Carolina’s tax code is a mess. But between lobbyist-guarded loopholes and legislative inertia, can it ever be fixed?

A Tar Heel Tax Lesson for South Carolina

Senator Thom Tillis: “North Carolina is proof positive that successfully enacting tax reform reaps tremendous rewards: more growth, more jobs, more businesses and more revenue.”

The SCANA Energy Paradox

Most of the population of The Peach State has multiple choices for both natural gas and electricity. So why don’t South Carolina residents also have multiple choices for power?