George Ramsey, a business lobbyist with the Charleston Chamber of Commerce, recently traveled to Washington, D.C., for the “Exporters for Ex-Im Fly-In.” Ramsey joined over 600 business leaders and fellow lobbyists to discuss the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im), then reported on the trip in a blog post.
The University of South Carolina said recently that several of its graduate programs were recognized in U.S. News & World Report's best graduate schools rankings. Among the programs recognized was the International MBA program within the Darla Moore School of Business, which was ranked first nationally.
This week's South Carolina House passage of H. 3374, which aims to rewrite the current statutory formula for the Local Government Fund (LGF), shifts the spotlight to the Senate. If adopted by the full General Assembly, the change would take effect July 1, 2016, and would contain a two-year freeze in the LGF funding level.