State House Daybook: Feb. 26, 2019


State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place.

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The Senate gavels in at 11:45 a.m. Watch live hereCalendarJournal.


The House gavels in at 12:00 p.m. Watch live here.  Calendar.  Journal


Combined meeting schedule

9:30 a.m., Senate Finance Natural Resources and Economic Development Subcommittee, Gressette Room 407, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., SC Legislative Black Caucus, Blatt Room 427

10:00 a.m., Review and Oversight Commission on the South Carolina Ports Authority, Gressette Room 207, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., House Executive Subcommittee of the Legislative Oversight Committee, Blatt Room 110, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

11:00 a.m., Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on H.3483Gressette Room 105, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

11:00 a.m., Senate Finance Sales and Income Tax Subcommittee on S.171, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

11:00 a.m., Senate Finance Transportation and Regulatory Subcommittee, Gressette Room 408, Agenda Available

11:00 a.m., Minority Caucus, Blatt Room 305

11:45 a.m., Senate, State House, Senate Chamber, Live Broadcast

12:00 p.m., House of Representatives, State House, House Chamber, Live Broadcast

1 hour upon adjournment of the House, L.C.I. Business and Commerce Subcommittee, Blatt Room 403, Agenda Available

2:30 p.m. or 1.5 hours after the House adjourns, Judiciary Committee, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available



2:00 p.m., Gov. McMaster will participate in the University of Law School’s dedication for the Jim Konduros Courtyard, Columbia, S.C.



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

In effort to curb hazing, new Citadel president changes ‘fourth-class’ discipline system The Post and Courier

A proposal to keep SC tuition costs down is one step closer to becoming law The State

We broke down South Carolina’s education overhaul bill, line by line The Post and Courier

6 questions about South Carolina’s education overhaul bill, answered The Post and Courier 

Kamala Harris’ SC strategy? Court grassroots groups The State

Former Solicitor Dan Johnson enters plea deal in federal criminal case The Post and Courier

SC Leaders fight over voting machine budget WJBF

Remember Jimmy Carter? 2020 hopeful hints to SC voters that she can win as underdog The State

Bernie Sanders isn’t a Democrat, and that’s irking SC Democrats in his run for president The Post and Courier

Nikki Haley returns to the Carolinas. She might have hinted at her political future The State

Former SC gov. Nikki Haley’s next act: A policy group, a book - but no word on 2024 The Washington Post

Standardizing South Carolina’s State Flag SC Public Radio

How Hugh Leatherman remains SC’s most powerful politician even after losing key post The Post and Courier

SC political firms take home national awards for Katie Arrington’s ‘Take a Hike’ ad The Post and Courier

International African American Museum President Finds Strength in the Past SC Public Radio

Boeing CEO sees SC-made Dreamliner, automation as keys to continued growth The Post and Courier



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