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Senate has yet to pass bill for one-time spending or take up road funding

...upcoming state budget and how to fix South Carolina's deteriorating roads.The Senate adjourned Thursday with Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, still filibustering a bill that would spend $85 million that the state is collecting this fiscal year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/senate-has-yet-pass-bill-one-
South Carolina Senate panel's debate on roads could predict floor fight

...Senate plan currently has no restructuring or income tax cut. And several Republican senators weren't happy.Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, introduced an amendment that would cut income taxes by 2 percentage points over 10 years. It's the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-28/south-carolina-senate-pa
Bill to allow secrecy for execution drug sellers in South Carolina dies in Senate committee

...the three drugs it uses to kill inmates violate the U.S. Constitution's ban on cruel and unusual punishment.Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, joined Democrats in voting against the bill. He was worried in part about hiding the companies that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-26/bill-allow-secrecy-execu
South Carolina GOP legislators say it's time to give patients legal, controlled access to marijuana

...expect to introduce bills next month allowing marijuana to be grown and prescribed for certain illnesses.State Sen. Tom Davis and Rep. Jenny Horne said Thursday lawmakers need to give patients access to the plant's healing properties in a highly-controlled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-29/south-carolina-gop-legis
Across South Carolina

...including to extract the oil. Federal law prohibits sending the oil across state lines.Committee co-chairman Sen. Tom Davis says his panel wants to meet three more times around the state.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-03/across-south-carolina
Harrell raises South Carolina judicial independence questions

...final approval."That's the separation of powers that's missing in this state," Landess said recently. Sen. Tom Davis, a Beau fort Republican who is also an attorney, said changing the way judges are elected should be part of ethics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-21/harrell-raises-sc-judici
Ethics reform bill dies on last day of SC session

...candidates to disclose their donors and expenses."This is something we need to do," said Hayes, R-Rock Hill.Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, argued that the bill's passage would allow legislators to incorrectly claim they'd accomplished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-19/ethics-reform-bill-dies-last-
South Carolina medical marijuana panel hears tearful testimony

...is also looking at state revenues from the sales and impacts in-state production might have on public health.Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, said lawmakers have already agreed oil from marijuana can be prescribed."To me a logical corollary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-02/south-carolina-medical-m
South Carolina Senate passes bill allowing legal bridge games

...weeks after a senator threatened to challenge South Carolina's centuries-old antigambling laws in court.Under Sen. Tom Davis' bill, members of social clubs or groups could gather at someone's home or community clubhouse to play games with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-08/south-carolina-senate-passes-
Across the region

...in a marshy area. The twin-engine plane disappeared from radar Monday evening in the St. Simons Island area.SEN. TOM DAVIS warned Tuesday that if legislators block his bill aimed at allowing retirees to legally play bridge, he'll sue to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-25/across-region