2 former lawmakers tell senators SC must produce more educated workers to be competitive

...because South Carolina's future depends on a more educated workforce, a former Democratic governor and Republican state treasurer told senators last week. "That's the kind of investment the business community likes ? a safe bet and a quick...

SC touts unclaimed property

...more than $462 million in unclaimed property, and State Treasurer Curtis Loftis wants everyone to know about it.The...dividend checks and unexchanged shares of stock.The State Treasurer's Office serves as custodian of unclaimed funds...

NCAA's deal with Penn State includes restoring Joe Paterno's wins

...in major college football history.The news broke as the lawsuit by State Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman and State Treasurer Rob McCord was to go trial in February in Common wealth Court. The set tlement was quickly approved by officials...

Q&A: South Carolina State treasurer

...Residence: Columbia Education: Attended Clemson College, left to serve in World War II Profession: State treasurer Political experience: State treasurer 1966-94, and again from 1998-present Family: Wife, Marjorie; six children Thomas Ravenel...

Sen. Lindsey Graham get 2016 advice during first trip to Iowa

...saying the campaign was going to be "fun and challenging."Said Sam Clovis, a former Republican candidate for state treasurer: "I don't know that he would do particularly well in Iowa. He has not spent any time on the ground here. We...

Hopefuls in 2 races spending own cash

...Candidates for governor and state treasurer padded their war chests with...million to his own campaign for state treasurer. "You can't buy a vote...the Republican nomination for state treasurer. State Treasurer Grady Patterson...

Patterson isn't ready to quit

...Toole sees no reason to kick state treasurer Grady Patterson out of Columbia...he fights for a 10th term as state treasurer. He has seen a half-dozen...Age: 82 Political experience: State treasurer, 1966-94, and 1998-present...

Look for vital S.C. races

...Down-ballot races, such as those for state treasurer and comptroller general, don't...only one member of the board, state Treasurer Grady Patterson, is a Democrat...Thomas Ravenel to be elected state treasurer. Ravenel has indicated he and...

Across South Carolina

...Treasurer releases opponent's bill record COLUMBIA - State Treasurer Grady Patterson released a breakdown Thursday of what...asserts in his material that he's qualified to be state treasurer," Mr. Patterson told The Associated Press. "I...

Across South Carolina

Treasurer suggests fix for retirement plans COLUMBIA - State Treasurer Grady Patterson told a Senate subcommittee how he would fix problems that have emerged in the state's primary retirement system...