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BRIEFS:   Agreement on budget; Trump’s testy tweet; Pension dodge

BRIEFS: Agreement on budget; Trump’s testy tweet; Pension dodge

Staff reports | House and Senate conferees finished negotiations on a compromise $8 billion budget for state taxes just an hour before June 1 arrived. Highlights are in public education, pension reform and health costs. Also in this brief — a testy presidential tweet on trade with Germany and a pension dodge.

by · 06/02/2017 · News, News briefs
Spent nuclear fuel stored underwater and uncapped at the Hanford site in Washington; via Wikipedia.

MY TURN: Don’t let South Carolina become a nuclear dumping ground

By Julie Hussey and JoAnne Day | Nuclear waste is one of those things most people hope someone else is thinking about. The good news is that for 40 years, members of the League of Women Voters of South Carolina (LWVSC) have been following waste issues at the Savannah River Site (SRS). Recent national and international proposals require all South Carolinians to become informed and take action.

by · 12/31/2015 · Commentary, My Turn