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Trump tax plan focuses on middle class, small business

President Donald Trump traveled to Springfield, Missouri Wednesday to promote his tax relief plan, which has a focus on reducing income tax rates for middle income Americans, small businesses and

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Sanford expresses optimism for tax and regulatory relief

Rep. Mark Sanford hosted a group representing the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB) Thursday at his district office in Mt. Pleasant. He told the group, “Small business is the

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New West Ashley parks under development

Three West Ashley parks are slated for development as part of a five-year, $45 Million expansion plan by the Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission (CCPRC). The CCPRC is investing

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City Council filing ends Monday at noon

While the Charleston City Hall will be closed Monday for Solar Eclipse Day, the last day of filing for City Council seats will go on at the legal services office

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Council unanimously passes James Island apartment moratorium

Charleston City Council unanimously passed an ordinance Tuesday to continue the temporary apartment moratorium on James Island extending into November. The measure was previously rejected by the Charleston Planning Commission.

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Shadowmoss HOA whole again after long struggle

The turmoil within the Shadowmoss Plantation Homeowners Association (HOA) appears to be over as three new board members were elected last night and a new Treasurer installed. In early 2016,

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James Island apartment moratorium on the line Tuesday

A May ordinance passed by Charleston City Council calling for a temporary moratorium of housing development exceeding 4 units per acre or commercial development exceeding 1500 square feet was subsequently

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Davis ponders bid for Governor

State Sen. Tom Davis (R-Beaufort) told an audience at the Lowcountrty Conservative Breakfast that he is considering a run for Governor in 2018. His platform is based on reforming our

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House, Senate committees take aim at SCE&G

House Speaker Jay Lucas and Senate President Hugh Leatherman have both appointed bi-partisan committees to investigate the cost over-runs and rate increases associated with the failed nuclear reactor project in

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West Ashley Master Plan may be approved by December

The City of Charleston’s West Ashley planner Mandi Herring presented a time-table for acting on the West Ashley Master Plan at the August meeting of the West Ashley Revitalization Commission

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