January 28, 2011 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Small business—backbone of rural America

In order for America’s rural cities and small towns to contribute fully to the nation’s economic recovery, we must enable small, mainstreet businesses to build a better future for themselves, their community, state, and nation.  More...

League of Women Voters says no to photo ID for voters

On behalf of the League of Women Voters, I write in strong opposition to Senate Bill 1 and House Bill 3003 that would require voters to obtain and show a valid government–issued photo ID when they exercise their constitutional right to vote.&nb More...

Budget friendly School Choice bill introduced

Lawmakers in both the South Carolina Senate and House introduced comprehensive School Choice legislation January 20, designed to seat all students in the classroom best suited for their unique learning needs.  The tax credit based proposal was c More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

West Columbia tAlexandra Street, 100 block: Police were called to a home at 8:30 p.m. Thursday after a mother and daughter got into a fight. More...