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Plan would deepen Charleston harbor at cost of $500 million

...State Ports Authority. The federal share is an estimated $166 million; the state share $343 million.The South Carolina General Assembly has already put aside $300 million for the work."I don't think it's unreasonable for the legislature...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-07/plan-would-deepen-charleston-
SC expects no delay between study and harbor work

...had to be authorized by Congress and money approved, causing delays between studies and construction.The South Carolina General Assembly has already set aside $300 million which might be enough to pay the entire cost of the Charleston deepening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-07/sc-expects-no-delay-between-s
Officials discuss legislation over North, South Carolina border

...to their new Carolina home. They hope those bills will help the North Carolina Council of State and the South Carolina General Assembly approve the new state line.There are some things the commission can't do. The people who find themselves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-07/officials-discuss-legislation
A history of violence

...under the jail, and for a fair sight longer than 30 days.Changing sentencing laws would be left to the South Carolina General Assembly. Maybe during its next session ? a plodding term typically sprawled over several months ? they can carve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-10-01/history-violence
SC seeks to keep drinking from Savannah River

...A modern water plan would help officials run the surface water withdrawal permitting program, which the South Carolina General Assembly created in 2010 as a way to halt the free-for-all over the state's water.Partly driving discussions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-02-22/sc-seeks-keep-drinking-s
Sanford plan may cut tax holidays

...Mark Sanford's plan to eliminate sales-tax holidays on back-to-school shopping is approved by the South Carolina General Assembly, Aiken County businesses could lose shoppers to Georgia. "I would be surprised if they didn't," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/23/met_508767.shtml
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Experience counts for something

...citizens of S.C. House District 84 for their continued confidence in me and my representation for them in the South Carolina General Assembly. They honored me again by giving me 64 percent of the vote in the November election. I look forward to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/07/let_506746.shtml
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Officials debate offshore drilling

...miles from our coastline and the revenues are shared fairly with South Carolina." Energy promises top the South Carolina General Assembly's agenda next year. To get ready, state Sen. Danny Verdin, R-Laurens, is planning to hold a public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/07/met_472364.shtml
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Schooling a favorite among anglers

...activity. Except it still occurs during the spring, late fall and winter. Happily for people like me. - The South Carolina General Assembly has deleted the white perch from the state's list of game fish. That means there are no limits on how...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/25/fis_467008.shtml
Fishing
Across South Carolina

...Reconstruction. Chosen over two white colleagues on the Court of Appeals, Judge Beatty was elected in May by the South Carolina General Assembly to replace E.C. Burnett III, who retired after 12 years on the high court. Judge Beatty will fill the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/05/met_142498.shtml
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