The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce named the winners of scholarships recently during South Carolina Business Week, an opportunity for talented high-school students to learn about potential business careers by working with business leaders and peers.
Reasoning that a proposed business license tax would place Orangeburg County at a distinct disadvantage, South Carolina Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Ted Pitts recently released a statement urging county council leaders to reconsider.
The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce supports the passage of H.3516, which would invest $600 million of annual, long-term, sustainable revenue for the state’s roads and bridges, nearly half of which are rated in “poor” condition.
The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce recently sent two Key Vote letters to members of the South Carolina Senate, expressing its support for bills on employee benefits and the superintendent of education.
The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce has endorsed H.3516, the infrastructure legislation filed by House Majority Leader Gary Simrill (R-Rock Hill) and others in the South Carolina House of Representatives.