offshore oil exploration and drilling

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,…

ACTION ALERT!! Senate Subcommittee Hearing on Banning Offshore Oil Exploration and Drilling – January 15

On Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. a SC senate subcommittee will hold a public hearing in room 207 on S.870 that would ban offshore oil exploration and drilling for oil. Please attend or call in support. S.870 prohibits the state and local governments from approving a plan, license, or permit…

Klobuchar, Yang, Steyer, Castro, Gabbard, Buttigieg Failing Litmus Test

PRESS RELEASE Date:       October 7, 2019 From:      South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce Subject:   Klobuchar, Yang, Steyer, Castro, Gabbard, Buttigieg Failing Litmus Test Contact:   Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-252-5733 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@scsbc.org Six Democratic presidential candidates asked for Day One commitment Columbia, SC—On October 15th twelve candidates will participate…

U.S. House passes ban on offshore drilling in the Atlantic. No SC GOP Representative supported the bill

September 12, 2019 The US House passed H.R. 1941 yesterday. The bill was sponsored by South Carolina Representative Joe Cunningham and bans offshore drilling for oil in the Atlantic, Pacific and the Straits of Florida. The bill now goes to the GOP controlled Senate where it will likely die without…