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Don't move this Stone

...fighting for lower taxes and better transportation."Jesse Stone is one of the hardest-working members of the Senate," Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle said. "He holds the record for getting the most legislation passed in his first term. Jesse is sincere...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-20/dont-move-stone
Haley surgery means Democrat temporary governor

COLUMBIA- Democratic Lt. Gov. Yancey McGill will temporarily serve...decades, McGill ascended into it after Lt. Gov. Glenn McConnell resigned. McGill...by not transferring power to then-Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer. The House Judiciary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-01/haley-surgery-means-democrat
South Carolina's newest third party launches ballot initiative

...to say who they believe should have been subject to recalls. Rex said that's for voters to decide.In 2012, former Lt. Gov. Ken Ard resigned and pleaded guilty to campaign-spending violations, while Gov. Nikki Haley was cleared by the House...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-25/south-carolina
McConnell won't seek SC election

COLUMBIA- Lt. Gov. Glenn McConnell says he will not seek election to the statewide office...arguably the state's most powerful lawmaker when the resignation of Lt. Gov. Ken Ard caused McConnell to leave his beloved Senate and assume a job...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-01-06/mcconnell-wont
Ex-Lt Gov Ard says he didn't know donation scheme was illegal

FLORENCE, S.C. - Former Lt. Gov. Ken Ard said he had trouble asking people to donate money to his political campaign, so he came up with a scheme to give his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-12-16/ex-lt-gov-ard-says-he-didnt-know-do
Democrat Yancey McGill is SC's new lieutenant governor

...Sen. Yancey McGill of Kingstree the Senate's next president pro tem. He occupied that position only long enough for Lt. Gov. Glenn McConnell to turn in his resignation. At that point, he replaced McConnell under the constitutional line of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-18/democrat-yancey-mcgill-scs-ne
McGill says willing to be lieutenant governor, but South Carolina Senate postpones vote

...Williamsburg County said he was ready to move forward when Lt. Gov. Glenn McConnell resigns. The Senate was expected to...who stepped into the No. 2 post in 2012 after then-Lt. Gov. Ken Ard resigned and pleaded guilty to campaign spending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-17/mcgill-says-hes-willing-be-li
People deserve to see full hacking report, South Carolina official says

...Sheheen's budget amendment was eventually thrown out on a technicality after senators refused to kill it. Republican Lt. Gov. Glenn McConnell cast that tie-breaking vote. Senate Judiciary Chairman Larry Martin accused Sheheen of playing politics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-08/people-deserve-see-full-hacki
Democrat could be new SC lieutenant governor

...Senate president pro tem when the Legislature returns for a special session in two weeks. He would then step up to replace Lt. Gov. Glenn McConnell, who is resigning to take his new job as president of the College of Charleston. Voters elect the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-05/democrat-could-be-new-sc-lieu
SC legislature upholds 22 of Haley's 76 budget vetoes

...2 million to the lieutenant governor's Office on Aging. Haley contends the agency is growing too fast.But former Lt. Gov. Glenn McConnell said programs that help elderly residents live independently in their homes save taxpayers money, while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-18/sc-legislature-upholds-22-hal