April 12, 2013
South Carolina is Open for Business The House returned from our two-week Easter furlough to exciting news this week that Boeing plans to greatly expand its […]
March 27, 2013
Cleaning Up the Calendar Before Easter The House adjourned Thursday for our traditional two-week furlough for Easter. Before we left town, we had a lot of […]
March 20, 2013
Tommy Pope discusses the latest issues being discussed in the State House this week.
March 14, 2013
The House debated the state budget this week. My Republican colleagues and I pledged to prevent the implementation of ObamaCare in our state by any way […]
March 13, 2013
Rep. Tommy Pope discusses the progress being made on the budget and stopping Medicaid expansion.
March 8, 2013
Next week, the state House of Representatives will debate the state budget for 2013-2014. This is the traditional half-way mark in the legislative session and it’s […]
March 6, 2013
March 1, 2013
Hundreds of good, qualified candidates were booted off the 2012 ballot by the State Supreme Court on what was essentially a technicality. We knew for months […]
February 27, 2013
Rep. Tommy Pope discusses the latest in the House and what’s to expect with the upcoming budget debate.
February 22, 2013
Promises, promises. President Obama made billions of dollars in promises during his State of the Union. It brings me back to one huge Federal promise that […]
February 20, 2013
Rep. Tommy Pope discusses the latest in the House, including the State of the Judiciary, the nullification bill and the bait bill.
February 8, 2013
It was a very busy week in Columbia as the rubber hit the road on a number of important issues facing the General Assembly. First up, […]