State House Today covers the House of Representatives and Senate live when they are in session, and features coverage of key House and Senate committee meetings, public hearings and press conferences.
Speaker of the House Bobby Harrell talks about Boeing and is in support of Senate Bill S.578 that would give Boeing an additional 120 million dollars for infrastructure and in return, Boeing will create 2,000 jobs and 1.1 billion dollars of investments.
Senator Paul Thurmond of Charleston remembers his sister, Nancy Moore, and the 20th anniversary of her passing.
Rep. Walt J. McLeod of Newberry has submitted an amendment to the Bill by Rep. Sandifer. The amendment would allow disabled persons to obtain one placard for each vehicle but no more than two total, as opposed to the current bill that only grants one placard total.
Representative Todd Rutherford of Richland and others talk about Amendment #4, which would allow a 5-day grace period to be added on the bill for individuals to get rid of illegal gambling machines or games of chance, if they are deemed illegal.
Senator Harvey Peeler, Jr. of Cherokee gives a quote from the well in support of the controversial gun debate dealing with S.115 Constitutional Carry Act of 2013.