Exclusive: Palmetto Lawmakers Getting A Billion Dollars In New Money
FIFTEEN PERCENT HIKE IN GENERAL FUND REVENUE PROJECTED
Supporters of a gasoline tax hike in South Carolina have a problem …
Check that: They’ve got a billion problems.
Budget Chaos In SC House
GOVERNOR’S VETO THREAT THROWS SPENDING PLAN INTO DISARRAY
|| By FITSNEWS || Members of the S.C. House of Representatives are scrambling to deal with S.C. governor […]
SC: Big Bad Budget Week
TAXPAYERS MIGHT AS WELL BE FLUSHING IT …
|| By FITSNEWS || The S.C. House of Representatives will begin debate this month on the Palmetto State’s FY 2015-16 […]
Bradley: Don’t Eliminate SC Local Government Fund
STATE MANDATES MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY STATE RESOURCES
By Justin Bradley || Every taxpayer should pay attention to the attempts in Columbia by legislators to ignore […]
SC Senators Rip Haley, “Republicans”
Earlier this week, we sent a text message to S.C. Sen. Kevin Bryant asking him for a quote on S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley’s latest round […]
SC Governor To Wield Bigger Veto Axe?
S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley is poised to wield a bigger veto axe this year, several fiscally conservative lawmakers tell FITS.
In previous years Haley has faced […]
$179K For A Military Museum?
South Carolina taxpayers are being called upon to subsidize a museum “dedicated to preserving the heritage of the South Carolina National Guard.”
According to the FY […]
DeeDee Vaughters For SC Senate
REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE WOULD BEST REPRESENT AIKEN, LEXINGTON TAXPAYERS
Later this week, S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley will be traveling to Pickens County, S.C. to endorse longtime fiscal […]
Back In The Saddle
SIC WILLIE RETURNS
After eight days spent soaking up the sun on South Carolina’s coast, our founding editor Will Folks (a.k.a. Sic Willie) is back in […]
The Godfather Of Pork Has Lost A Step
HUGH LEATHERMAN DESCRIBED AS “CONFUSED” AND “FORGETFUL” DURING CONTENTIOUS BUDGET DEBATE
For years, S.C. Senator Hugh Leatherman (RINO-Florence) has lorded over the South Carolina state budget […]
Viva La Gridlock!
NO BUDGET? NO PROBLEM …
It used to be that most people viewed government gridlock as a bad thing … however in recent years more of […]