Residents in South Carolina face some of the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.
South Carolina ranked 17th among U.S. states that have burdensome licensing laws for lower-income jobs, according to a report by the Institute for Justice (IJ).
Baylor University women's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting nearly $1.2 million – or $90,955 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Louisiana State University baseball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $6.4 million – or $182,464 per athlete – in 2016, followed by Florida State University ($6 million), Vanderbilt ($5.9 million), UT Austin ($7 million) and University of Mississippi ($5 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
South Carolina has a lot of work to carry out -- and needs to spend considerable sums -- on its infrastructure and delaying investment only escalates the cost, the American Society of Civil Engineers concluded.
Charleston runs the risk of economic stagnation if it follows the example of other once-dynamic regions, such as Manhattan and San Francisco, by passing overly strict land-use regulations, author and economist Tyler Cowen said.
Reports of sharp rises in the cost of health insurance premiums through the exchanges likely helped President Donald Trump defeat Hillary Clinton in key states in November’s presidential election, according to one political analyst.
Opponents of a bill filed in the South Carolina Senate that would place more stringent reporting requirements on independent expenditure committees believe it is an attack on free speech.
"This was a big statement by the workers in Charleston that they aren’t buying what IAM bosses are selling," said Mark Mix, president, National Right to Work Committee.
Dominion Carolina Gas Transmission recently received approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to advance its Charleston Project into the construction phase.
While most Lowcountry voters will have to wait until later this year to cast their vote in local Elections, a sizable group will head to the polls this Wednesday.That’s the date that has been set for an election for many Boeing employees to vote on whether or not to join the International Association of Machinists labor union.
Growing your business in a tumultuous political climate the topic of Charleston Metro Chamber Annual Meeting keynote
Celebration and intrigue are in store for attendees of the Chamber’s Annual Meeting on February 9, 2017 as members connect, engage and learn how to navigate the year ahead. From Patrick Bryant, Chairman of the Board to the keynote speakers from Purple Strategies, members will walk away with powerful information and new insight for their business success.
A company that wants to provide online eye examinations is suing South Carolina after the legislature overwhelmingly voted to ban the practice in the state.
Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) wants to know whether the U.S. Department of Defense violated federal law by spending federal monies "surveying potential sites in three states for the transfer of Guantanamo Bay detainees."
“The Obama administration is not allowed to circumvent Congress to reward groups, simply because they share an agenda with the White House,” Gowdy told Palmetto Business Daily last month.
U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) added his name to 32 other co-sponsors of a bill aimed at stopping the Department of Justice (DOJ) from “funneling” settlement money to third parties.
On the heels of the announcement of a strategic leadership succession plan, officials from public accounting and advisory firm Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG) recently announced changes in the company's upper management structure.
Reform of Hollings-sponsored Telephone Consumer Protection Act to be considered in U.S. Senate hearing
Reform of an anti-telemarketing law sponsored by former U.S. Sen. Fritz Hollings (R-SC) and signed into law in 1991 will be discussed during a U.S. Senate Commerce Committee hearing at 10 a.m. Wednesday.