SC Board of Education

House Approves Borrowing $200M Annually for K-12 Schools

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – The South Carolina House has approved borrowing up to $200 million annually for building and repairing K-12 schools. The House voted 98-5 Tuesday on legislation meant to partly address the state Supreme Court’s ruling in November 2014 that the Legislature must do more to provide educational opportunities in poor, rural school districts. Borrowing would not begin…