Work On Amazon Facility Begins Again
Three weeks after it stopped on a dime, work has recommenced in Lexington County, S.C. on Amazon’s $100 million “fulfillment center.” The facility – which […]
Hitt Or Haley: Who’s In Charge?
S.C. Commerce Secretary Bobby Hitt works for Gov. Nikki Haley … but you’d never know it from watching the recent Amazon drama unfold. For months, […]
Flip Flop: Amazon Sails Through SC House
Flip-flop, flip-flop … Three weeks after decisively rejecting a sales tax “safe harbor” deal for online retailer Amazon.com, the S.C. House of Representatives reversed course […]
SC House To Nikki Haley: Step Up On Amazon
A month ago, we challenged S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley to show some leadership and take a definitive position on the controversial sales tax “safe harbor” […]
Amazon Debate Ratchets Up … Again
For the second time in a month, the S.C. House of Representatives is poised to vote on a sales tax “safe harbor” exemption for online […]
Kenny Bingham: SC Should “Fix” Amazon Mistake
By Kenny Bingham || It is not uncommon for the S.C. General Assembly to make some mistakes. What is even more uncommon is for us […]
Whoring For Walmart?
A prominent “pro-transparency” think tank has been helping lead the fight against online retailer Amazon.com – but are they being paid to do so by […]
Sears Weighs In On Amazon Controversy
South Carolina’s economic development efforts may have been compromised by the ongoing Amazon drama, but at least one of the state’s “high value targets” is […]
Michelin Bringing Jobs To SC
Michelin North America is bringing 270 new jobs to Lexington County, S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley and company officials announced on Monday. The tire manufacturer will […]
Is Brown Bolting SC?
Could United Parcel Service (UPS) be the latest casualty in South Carolina’s “Amazonian War?” The Atlanta-based shipping company – which has operated a 313,000-foot facility […]
Let The Walmart Debate Begin
We know that South Carolina lost out on least 2,500 low-paying jobs when it reneged on its promise to provide a sales tax exemption to […]