Issues Advocacy

2020 Successes

2020 Successes Federal and State COVID stimulus programs The South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce promoted PPP loan opportunity to the state’s small businesses.  We successfully advocated for $40 million in state small business grants using CARES Act funds to South Carolina. Offshore Oil Exploration and Drilling We continued…

2021 Issues

The Advocate of South Carolina Small Business  2021 Issues The South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce (SCSBCC) 2021 policy agenda includes both state and national issues.  The SCSBCC President and CEO, Frank Knapp, provides leadership to national business organizations as Co-chair of Small Business for America’s Future (SBAF) and…

Issue Advocacy INDEX

Since 2000 the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce has been successfully advocating for state and federal policies in the best interest of small businesses. Below is a review of past and current major issues.  Click on the heading to learn more about the issue. ————————————————————————————————————————————– Affordable Health Insurance…

Memorandum in Support of Plaintiffs’ Motion for Preliminary Injunction

2:18-cv-03326-RMG            Date Filed 02/28/19 Entry Number 143-1                Page 1 of 20     UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF SOUTH CAROLINA CHARLESTON DIVISION   CITY OF BEAUFORT; et al., No. 2:18-cv-03326-RMG Plaintiffs, (Consolidated with 2:18-cv-03327-RMG)   v.   NATIONAL MARINE FISHERIES   SERVICE; et al., MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT…

SCELP Reply to Federal Defendant’s and Intervenor-Defendants’ Responses to Motion for Preliminary Injunction.

2:18-cv-03326-RMG            Date Filed 03/27/19 Entry Number 241     Page 1 of 18   UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT   FOR THE DISTRICT OF SOUTH CAROLINA   CHARLESTON DIVISION   CITY OF BEAUFORT; et al., ) ) No. 2:18-cv-03326-RMG ) (Consolidated with 2:18-cv-03327-RMG) Plaintiffs, ) ) REPLY TO FEDERAL v. ) ) DEFENDANTS’…