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Bill to allow secrecy for execution drug sellers in South Carolina dies in Senate committee

...negotiations with pharmaceutical companies are going nowhere.The committee's vote doesn't kill the idea. Sen. Mike Fair is trying to get a similar proposal passed as part of the budget, and a companion bill has been introduced in the House...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-26/bill-allow-secrecy-execu
Education Oversight Committee approves new standards to replace Common Core in South Carolina classrooms

...Common Core called the new standards superior and more rigorous."We eventually have to trust somebody," said Sen. Mike Fair, R-Greenville, a committee member. "People I know and trust tell me this draft is good. It's good for the kids...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-09/education-oversight-commi
Senator: Law on day care training needs penalties

...the hundreds of unlicensed caretakers who are registered with the state to keep up to six children in their home.Sen. Mike Fair, R-Greenville, said people who keep children might need to be forced to obey the rules."We're going to have to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-28/senator-law-day-care-tra
College Board: US history course not anti-American

...average savings of $2,200 at a public, four-year college in South Carolina, according to the EOC.State Sen. Mike Fair, an EOC member who questioned the framework, said he's a strong supporter of the Advanced Placement program, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-22/college-board-us-history-
Across South Carolina

...day to discuss a proposal to require biology students to study arguments for and against evolution.Greenville Sen. Mike Fair recommended the new proposal, saying students should learn other theories. Fair, a Republican, has argued in past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-12
SC Senate approves replacing Common Core in 1 year

...praised the compromise as taking back control of what's taught in classrooms."We're back on track," said Sen. Mike Fair, R-Greenville.Democrats say the bill forces the Legislature to spend money on technology in classrooms, since high-stakes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-01/sc-senate-approves-replacing-
SC legislators' attempts to stop gay plays and books stirs backlash on campuses

...Lesbian in 10 Days or Less" was cancelled last week at USC Upstate after Republican Sens. Lee Bright, R-Roebuck, and Mike Fair, R-Greenville, voted against the reappointment of USC's board of trustees because of the performance.Sen. Lee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-17/sc-legislators-attempts-stop-gay-pl
Panel advances bill updating SC's sex ed law

...not the gym teacher or the person who showed up late at the staff meeting," he said.His comment clearly irked Sen. Mike Fair, a former University of South Carolina quarterback, who said it impugned the abilities of physical education teachers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-15/panel-advances-bill-updating-
Across the region

...12th grade should learn about science. The update is part of the state's required periodic review of standards.Sen. Mike Fair of Green ville wanted to know why the words "natural selection" were added to standards on biological evolution. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-02-10/across-region
SC primary goes on after many disqualifications

...candidates to seek more than one seat.Republican Senate committee chairmen with tough primary battles include Sens. Mike Fair and Davis Thomas, both of Greenville County, and Sen. Ronnie Cromer of Prosperity, whose redrawn district encompasses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-06-11/sc-primary-goe