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Commission to hear retirees' request for monthly increase to pensions

...in either case until 2042. That year, the plan's youngest member, a 56-year-old survivor, will be 85.Finance Chairman Wayne Guilfoyle said the board can't recommend an increase because it will inevitably trigger similar requests.Members...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-22/commission-hear-retirees
Romney sparks new 2016 primary competition among GOP establishment

...like South Carolina and Iowa this week, just as his team prepares to add outgoing Republican National Committee finance chairman Ray Washburne to lead its fundraising operation. Further, high-profile Republican donors in New York and Virginia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-01-14/romney-sparks-new-2016-primary-prir
South Carolina State to receive $12M from reserve fund; Haley refuses to participate in vote

...would "stick your fingers in the General Assembly's eyes," said Leatherman, R-Florence, who is also Senate Finance chairman.Under the plan adopted last week, installments would be made after a group to be appointed by the college presidents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-08/south-carolina-state-receive-
Democrat Yancey McGill is SC's new lieutenant governor

...under the constitutional line of succession. McGill's two swearing-in ceremonies were minutes apart.Senate Finance Chairman Hugh Leatherman, R-Florence, was then elected the Senate's next president pro tem, though not without protest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-18/democrat-yancey-mcgill-scs-ne
Legislature will try to pass budget in last week

...Means Chairman Brian White, R-Anderson, said Thursday.He hopes to bring a compromise between him and Senate Finance Chairman Hugh Leatherman to the House floor Tuesday for a vote. That way, the Senate could then agree to the House amendment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-01/legislature-will-try-pass-bud
People deserve to see full hacking report, South Carolina official says

...not to disclose anything, according to Haley's office. The five-member board chaired by Haley includes Senate Finance Chairman Hugh Leatherman, R-Florence.He opposed the report's release."If there's people identified in that report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-08/people-deserve-see-full-hacki
McGill says willing to be lieutenant governor, but South Carolina Senate postpones vote

...temporary job. A Democrat has not held the seat since January 1995.Meanwhile, it appeared Tuesday that Senate Finance Chairman Hugh Leatherman of Florence had secured the necessary support the Senate's next president pro tem.McGill, No...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-17/mcgill-says-hes-willing-be-li
Boeing investing another $1 billion, creating 2,000 new jobs in S.C.

...Candy Eslinger.Incentive bills were introduced in both the state House and Senate in Columbia on Tuesday.Senate Finance Chairman Hugh Leatherman said he's in awe of Boeing's expansion plans."Our state could very well become the aerospace...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-09/boeing-investing-another-1
Senate Finance Committee's budget expands kindergarten for 4-year-olds

...Nikki Haley have remained steadfast in their opposition to expanding Medicaid under the federal health care law.Finance Chairman Hugh Leatherman said he struggled with the issue but decided the state can't afford the eventual costs. The federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-03/senate-finance-committees-bud
S.C. gets money from bank in settlement

...million to his office's budget for 2013-14."I've got some concerns about those attorney fees," said Senate Finance Chairman Hugh Leatherman, R-Florence, asking his colleagues to vote "no."Of the $9 million being wired to the attorneys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-23/sc-gets-money-bank-settlement