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6:10 am on Thursday June 28, 2012

Haley vetoes S.C. HPV vaccine shot bill (Update: Bill falls)

Flickr user VCU CNS (Updates at the bottom.) S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley vetoed legislation that aimed to allow 7th grade girls to get a free HPV vaccine shot, preventing the spread of a sexually transmitted virus that can cause cervical cancer, genital...
12:06 am on Thursday June 28, 2012

Haley vetoes S.C. HPV vaccine shot bill (Update: Bill falls)

Image by Flickr user VCU CNS (Updates at the bottom.) S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley vetoed legislation that aimed to allow 7th grade girls to get a free HPV vaccine shot, preventing the spread of a sexually transmitted virus that can cause cervical cancer,...
6:30 am on Wednesday June 27, 2012

Haley vetoes S.C. HPV vaccine shot bill (Update: veto override fails)

Flickr user VCU CNS Update at the bottom First Report June 20, 2012: S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley vetoed legislation that aimed to allow 7th grade girls to get a free HPV vaccine shot, preventing the spread of a sexually transmitted virus that can cause...
2:06 am on Friday March 2, 2012

S.C. lawmakers looks to 'roll back' Savannah River deepening OK (Update: Law)

Image by Flickr user .:[ Melissa ]:. Update March 2: With little surprise, the Senate has joined the House in overriding Gov. Nikki Haley's veto. The Senate voted 39-0 and the House 111-1 to defeat Haley's attempt to keep S.C. DHEC's rules with...
7:00 am on Thursday May 21, 2009

Despite veto North Charleston rail legislation not dead yet

Image by Flickr user cindy47452 Image by 20090521-rail.jpg This beat up bit of legislation isn't done yet. Vetoed by Governor Mark Sanford, and upheld by the House, a budget item that would bring more rail into North Charleston is not dead yet.  ...
4:31 pm on Tuesday May 19, 2009

Sanford vetoes budget's stimulus funds, N. Chas. rail

Update May 20: The State has a good assessment of what's happened, and what's next. Go read it. Update May 19: The Charleston Regional Business Journal reports that budget legislation that would facilitate more rail in North Charleston has been...
3:55 am on Tuesday May 19, 2009

Gov. Sanford's veto pen to drop Tuesday

Image by Flickr user linkerjpatrick Image by 20090518-sanford-2.jpg Sanford knows how to say "no" and he's really, really not afraid to say it ... hundreds of times. Update May 19: Sanford has vetoed the budget's stimulus funds, and 47 other parts...
6:24 am on Sunday October 26, 2008

Sanford unhappy with proposed budget cuts

Read more stories on this subject in our budget cut topic page.Governor Mark Sanford is threatening to veto a set of $488 million in budget cuts, saying that the cuts picked are a temporary fix and that unless smarter cuts are made the problem will...
6:53 pm on Wednesday June 25, 2008

Legislature overrides vetoes; new laws on their way

Image by flickr user ionushiImage by 20080626signed.jpg A signature from the governor is the easiest way to make a law, but the Legislature can make one anyways. The S.C. Legislature overrode 15 of 20 vetoes. Fire sprinkler savings, more guns on the...
9:48 am on Wednesday June 25, 2008

Legislature debating vetoes, new bills

The Legislature has reconvened to look at possibly overriding 20 of Governor Mark Sanford's vetoes, they will also consider 10 bills still in committees. The Legislature has three days to debate the issues. Keep up with our veto-related coverage on...

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