Trump Administration wants more funding for offshore drilling plans. CALL NOW and say NO!

Call your U.S. Representative TODAY to urge a vote “no” on the Interior-EPA appropriations bill for Fiscal Year 2019 (H.R. 6147). House leadership blocked all our champions’ amendments to block new offshore drilling—not even giving them a chance for a vote. This harmful bill slashes funding for important programs, including…

House amendments blocked from vote. GOP Leadership worried that they might pass.

Numerous amendments to the Department of Interior’s budget that would block funding for offshore oil exploration and drilling in the Atlantic could have received a House vote this week. Instead, yesterday Republican leadership blocked those amendments from even being considered by the whole House. South Carolina Congressmen Mark Sanford, Tom…

SC Congressmen urged to vote yes on offshore oil amendments

PRESS RELEASE Date:       July 16, 2018 From:     South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce Subject:   SC Congressmen urged to vote yes on offshore oil amendments Contact: Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-252-5733 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@scsbc.org  Columbia, SC—The South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce (SCSBCC) today sent a strong message to…

Public Service Commission votes to temporarily roll back SCE&G rates by 15%. Utility whines about extreme political pressure.

Today the SC Public Service Commission unanimously and without debate voted to comply with the directive of the SC Legislature. The PSC approved a 15% electric rate decrease for SCE&G customers retroactive to April 1st of this year. Before you get too excited, this past Friday SCE&G filed suit in a…