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SC House kills bond plan, approves budget

...borrowing proposal themselves, after adding about $12 million worth of projects, for a total of $509 million.Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, criticized her colleagues as "spinally challenged" for allowing the state's long-term needs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-12/sc-house-kills-bond-plan
South Carolina House approves firing SC State's trustees amid fiscal crisis

...million in unpaid bills. Its total debt, when including outstanding bonds, exceeds $83 million, said Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg.The chambers' versions differ primarily in who would appoint the five-member replacement board...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-10/south-carolina-house-approves
Suspended SC State president sues school

...Jackson, whose nephew is a junior at S.C. State.A compromise between the versions could be difficult.Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, said Leatherman's plan swaps "one set of good ol' boys with another." The president pro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-03/suspended-sc-state-president-
Clyburn says alma mater South Carolina State needs to replace President Thomas Elzey

...anywhere."As president, my first priority continues to be the students of S.C. State," he said.State Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orange-burg, said she's glad Clyburn essentially endorsed what House members have been working on and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-18/clyburn-says-alma-mater-s
Group pushing SC school reform

...The decision didn't specify what state leaders should do.During a budget subcommittee meeting Tuesday, Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, pressed the leaders of the 16-college S.C. Technical College System to help remedy the effects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-21/group-pushing-sc-school-r
Proposal would boost hourly wages in South Carolina

...per hour.The proposal, H. 3031, was introduced ahead of January's start to the legislative year, by Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg.The bill joins at least three others in the Senate that target hourly wages.In the Senate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-12/proposal-would-boost-hourl
Powdered alcohol ban heads to SC governor

...school or playground, provided any of the three affected gave their written OK to the Department of Revenue. Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, had sought to allow a Mexican restaurant to serve tequila and margaritas downtown, despite its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-04/powdered-alcohol-ban-heads-s
SC budget sent on to House

...state budget for the fiscal year starting July 1 would be $24 billion, up from $22.5 billion this year.Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, said she voted against the plan because it punishes two public colleges for their book selections...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-20/sc-budget-sent-house
Across South Carolina

...worried that the photo requirement will disqualify poor and minority voters who might not have a photo ID.Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, said there is good and bad in the report from the election commission."What it tells me...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-01-31/across-south-carolina
SC bill would repeal 'stand your ground'

...themselves and their property. What we are opposed to is the misuse and abuse of the castle doctrine," said Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg. We are "very, very tired of seeing black and brown parents crying and praying over their dead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-06/sc-bill-would-repeal-stand-yo