Senate majority leader Shane Massey says he is focusing on three topics ahead of the start of the legislative session.
Senator Shane Massey
By a 22 to 20 vote, the Senate adjourned, ultimately killing the bill.
One of the priorities for the money is replacing the old Saluda High School building which now serves as Saluda Elementary. The district’s goal is to combine Saluda Primary and Elementary in one brand-new facility that replaces the current outdated ones.
Lawmakers will return June 15th and 28th to work on the budget, a select other specific bills and any vetoes from the governor.
Overall, the majority leader says this session has been a success.
COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) — With just two more days of the legislative session to go, lawmakers are trying to get as much done as possible. However, there’s a lot on the calendar yet to be discussed. “The budget. I mean I figure we all know the budget has to get past. I think election reform would be second. People experience…
Kelly cited problems such as poor mental health among students, students learning below grade level, poor facilities and students without broadband internet access.
The officers involved in Jamal’s death were fired, but one state senator believes an excessive force bill is needed in the state.
SC Senate Majority Leader proposing bill that calls for the sale of state planes, citing misuse by officials
South Carolina Senate Majority Leader Shane Massey says he is filing a bill that will keep state lawmakers grounded. Friday afternoon, Senator Massey announced the legislation calls for the sale of the state’s planes, citing reports of officials using the planes to go on vacations.
Last week, South Carolina Senate Majority Leader Shane Massey proposed a joint amendment to require The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control and the Department of Education to move teachers and staff to phase 1a, and have a plan to vaccinate all who want the vaccine within 30 days.