Issues Advocacy

Affordable Health Insurance

Since its beginning in 2000, the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce (SCSBCC) has been the state’s leading business advocate for making health insurance more affordable.  During the 1990s, double digit increases in group health insurance premiums were recognized as unsustainable and had resulted in less than 40% of…

Community-Based Economic Development

THE SC SMALL BUSINESS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 1717 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC 29201  (803) 252-5733  www.scsbc.org Community-Based Economic Development All economic experts agree that most new jobs created will be by small businesses.  Yet the South Carolina Department of Commerce continues to focus primarily on large business recruitment and development. …