Pro Tempore Hugh Leatherman

Patrick Gentry
January 11, 2018 - 3:39 pm
A daily review of what’s making news in South Carolina state government. A top challenger to Gov. Henry McMaster continues to remain close with him in fundraising with only six months remaining before the Republican primary. Former state environmental and public health chief Catherine Templeton...
Read More
Patrick Gentry
January 09, 2018 - 5:46 pm
As South Carolina state senators gathered for the first day of the legislative session, the major issue discussed was last week’s announcement of the proposed merger between energy holding company SCANA and Virginia-based Dominion Energy. Since SCANA’s utility SCE&G and its state-owned partner...
Read More
Patrick Gentry
September 05, 2017 - 5:22 pm
The highest ranking member of the South Carolina Senate wants to return to session early to override Gov. Henry McMaster’s veto of money to replace school buses that are prone to catch on fire. Senate President Pro Tempore Hugh Leatherman, R-Florence, released a statement last week saying that the...
Read More