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2:57 am on Monday September 2, 2013
Not only did South Carolina end this fiscal year with a surplus of $68 million, but the state's $6.2 billion budget also tucked $282 million into a rain day fund. Still, both are a far cry from the budget deficits of 2007 to 2009.
11:27 am on Sunday July 7, 2013
S.C. lawmakers had an extra $350 million to spend, here's where it went.
10:27 am on Friday November 18, 2011
Flickr user Tony Case We learned from this week's Horry County budget retreat that $9,796,855 "unassigned" funds fell out of the skies. What do we do with it? The Carolina Forest Chronicle's Editor Michael Smith suggests a porition of the money be...
3:19 am on Friday June 18, 2010
Image by Flickr user donabuciak Higher than expected state surpluses during the last two months could land South Carolina with it's first end of year budget surplus in ages, and a $100 million surplus at that. John O'Conner over at The State has...