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Santee Cooper, Plastic Pellets, and DHEC Reform – Oh My!!

We have seven more weeks until the Legislature gavels to a close on the first Year of its two-Year session. Last week, the House passed their version of the state budget for fiscal Year 2021-2022. After three days…

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The Sprint to Crossover!

It’s that time of Year — we’re in the sprint to crossover. If legislators would like a bill to be able to pass into law this Year, their legislation needs to cross from one chamber to the other…

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It’s Lobby Week!

There’s a lot going on this week. Check it out! Lobby Week 2021 We’re engaging virtually this week with legislators. If you missed our advocacy training this Monday, please shoot me an…

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It’s Almost Lobby Week!

We’re hitting that point in the legislative session where there’s a lot of behind the scenes work and conversations with legislators… and patience. We’re working to line things up to see action on the issues you care about…

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Virtual Lobby Week and Much More!

Thank you for the leadership and support you’ve shown so far this legislative session. As Deitra and I have braved the State House during this pandemic, fighting the good fight has felt easier because we know you have…

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The Fight Against Pyrolysis Continues

Our fight against pyrolysis is well underway. Both bills (H.3753 and S.525) were taken up in their respective subcommittees last week. Thanks to you and the efforts from our…

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Melting Plastics and Burning Garbage

Do you remember when I said in last week’s update that now, more than ever, your voice is needed? Well, it’s time. Take action now to help stop two…

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Clean Drinking Water

If you followed any of the press last week, you know the third week of South Carolina’s 124th legislative session was quite eventful. While our state leaders continued to debate the issue of Santee Cooper and how best…

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Conversations with Conservationists: A Senate Briefing

We have a packed week ahead of us. From continued, intense deliberations that address the issue of Santee Cooper to efforts that unveil the legislative priorities and goals of the South Carolina Conservation Coalition,…

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Hotlist – The Future of Santee Cooper

If you are like me, you were happy to see the Year 2020 find its place in the history books. It is safe to say that last Year was tough for all of us. However, even as its…