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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
$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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]