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Senate Republicans offer another plan to fix SC roads

...which raises more money for highways and also cuts income taxes more substantially than the plan passed by the House.Majority Leader Harvey Peeler was surrounded by 19 of the Senate's 27 other Republicans as he announced the proposal, but conspicuously...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-07/senate-republicans-offer
House, Senate advance bills on police body cameras

...place is exempt from the Freedom of Information Act. Hutto said that's generally thought to mean inside homes.House Majority Leader Bruce Bannister, R-Greenville, said House members' larger objective was to advance something to the floor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-21/house-senate-advance-bills-police-b
SC House kills bond plan, approves budget

...realized a substantial amount was coming in, it made people back up and say, 'Do we need to borrow?'" said House Majority Leader Bruce Bannister, R-Greenville.House leaders scrambled over the past two days to rewrite their entire budget...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-12/sc-house-kills-bond-plan
What you pay at pump may change

...fee on electric vehicles and borrowing lots of money with bonds. "It's really not a sleight of hand," said House Majority Leader Larry O'Neal, R-Bonaire, a tax lawyer who once led the House Ways and Means Committee. The proposal converts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-29/what-you-pay-pump-may-change
What you pay at pump may change

...fee on electric vehicles and borrowing lots of money with bonds."It's really not a sleight of hand," said House Majority Leader Larry O'Neal, R-Bonaire, a tax lawyer who once led the House Ways and Means Committee.The proposal converts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-29/house-leaders-unveil-outline
Haley's gas tax offer would cost state millions in revenue

...less would come into state coffers. Haley's $6.9 billion budget plan makes no cuts to account for that.House Majority Leader Bruce Bannister, R-Greenville, said it's unclear whether the GOP caucus will back Haley's tax-cut proposal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-22/haleys-gas-tax-offer-would-co
South Carolina governor angers lawmakers with 'shower' comment

...he said.The House floor was abuzz over Haley's speech after Realtors started calling members about it, said House Majority Leader Bruce Bannister, R-Greenville.He said he believes it was just a careless comment meant as a joke.But "there's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-25/south-carolina-governor-anger
Analysis: Explaining Georgia's new road revenue plan

...a sales tax -- to a set amount per gallon, an excise tax."It's really not a sleight of hand," said House Majority Leader Larry O'Neal, R-Bonaire, a tax lawyer who once chaired the House Ways and Means Committee.Well, the net...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-01/analysis-explaining-ga-r
Don't compromise, GOP

...Congress?Right. You mean reach out and work with the Republican Party just like Obama has done? Just like former House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid did during their iron-fisted reigns over Congress, locking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-09/dont-compromise-gop
Why were political polls off mark?

...McLaughlin and Associates, when it failed to detect Virginia voter sentiment that led to the surprise upset of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in the GOP primary there.Cantor's spokeswoman Megan Whittemore then took the same post with Perdue's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-11-10/why-were-political-polls-mark