Harvey Peeler

Watch: House Majority Leader Resigns

Sen. Harvey Peeler announcing his resignation as majority leader on Tuesday Photo: Beth Rousseau COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — In a surprise announcement on Tuesday, South Carolina Senate Majority Leader Harvey Peeler announced that he would resign. The Gaffney native has been the majority leader since 2005. Peeler said he will however, remain in the legislature. He made the announcement to…

Senate Majority Leader Says He’s Lost Patience on Roads Bill

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) _ A month into the legislative session state senators are no closer to finding a way to fix South Carolina’s crumbling roads but they spent hours arguing over their inability to officially debate the issue. Senate Majority Leader Harvey Peeler criticized his colleagues Thursday for “dilly-dallying” on the public’s top priority. The Gaffney Republican says it’s time…