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Rally With Us Against Duke’s 15.1% Rate Hike

May 2nd—9AM—Charlotte Thursday, May 2nd, Duke Energy holds its Annual Shareholder Meeting to explain how it plans to increase electricity rates to make more money. Outside the building residential and small business ratepayers will explain how we plan to stop Duke’s average 15.1% rate hike in South Carolina. Come join…

Expanding healthcare to more childen….finally!

Congratulation to South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley and state Health and Human Services Director Tony Keck.  Their proposal to add an additional $29 million in the Medicaid budget for children’s healthcare appears to be a done deal both in the House and Senate.  This is a dramatic turnaround from the…

Setting the Record Straight on the Affordable Care Act

If you get confused with conflicting messages about the new health care law, you’re not alone. The South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce (SCSBCC) and other organizations want the public, media and politicians to be well-informed with accurate information. The Affordable Care Act Implementation Initiative (the Initiative) of South…