Environment

SC Senate Takes 1st Permanent Step Against Offshore Drilling

The Advocate of South Carolina Small Business 1717 Gervais Street • Columbia • SC • 29201 www.scsbc.org • (803) 252-5733 PRESS RELEASE Date:       January 15, 2020 From:      South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce Subject:   BREAKING NEWS: SC Senate Takes 1 st Permanent Step Against Offshore Drilling Contact:   Frank Knapp, President/CEO,…

Permanent Protection of Atlantic—Make it happen

This is our last chance to make permanent protection of the Atlantic from offshore oil drilling a reality. We made the in-person pitches last month in Washington with our first sign-on letter. Now we understand that our request is seriously being considered by the Obama administration to take this unusual (but legal) action. We just need one more big push.…

Call for a permanent ban on Atlantic Coast offshore drilling getting stronger. Watch this video.

“President Obama, it’s time to protect our Atlantic Coast from offshore drilling forever.” That was the powerful message delivered to the Administration on Monday by the Business Alliance for Protecting (BAPAC) the Atlantic Coast, which the South Carolina Small Business Chamber co-founded this past September.  Billionaire Tom Steyer joined the…