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Republican Governors can influence Obamacare replacement

Congress has until Sept. 30 to repeal and replace Obamacare using the budget reconciliation procedure, which requires approval of a simple majority in the Senate. Republicans hold a 52-48 majority

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Church Creek Drainage Basin boundaries are in dispute

Church Creek Drainage Basin Study consultant Weston & Sampson held a community outreach meeting Thursday at Citadel Mall’s Center Court with more than 200 in attendance. Disputes over the physical

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Plan West Ashley draft report revealed to the public

Two workshops were conducted Monday at The Schoolhouse office complex detailing the draft version of the West Ashley Master Plan. The 19-member West Ashley Revitalization Commission (WARC) participated in the

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West Ashley Master Plan workshop set for Monday

Citizens will have an opportunity to learn more about the draft West Ashley Master Plan Monday from 6 pm to 8 pm at The Schoolhouse, 720 Magnolia Rd. Planning consultant

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Church Creek drainage study to address worst case scenario

Weston & Sampson engineer Robert Horner, project manager for the Church Creek Drainage Basin Study, said the firm will provide Charleston City Council with a list of recommendations to address

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West Ashley residents suffer as drainage gets ignored

Dozens of West Ashley neighborhoods experienced flooding Monday as the back bands of Tropical Storm Irma brought four to five inches of rain. A lot of the damage was brought

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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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