Unless you are a Lexington District 2 property taxpayer, your school taxes aren’t going up.
Lexington District 2 approved a 4.26% tax increase in its $84.3 million budget.
State lawmakers may be making good on promises to raise teachers’ pay.
The 2019-2020 state budget passed out of the Ways and Means Committee and includes:
State lawmakers’ high-paid staff keeps growing along with the taxpayers’ costs.
Sen. Hugh Leatherman appeared relaxed and confident.
Leatherman, R-Florence, asked fellow Senators to override Gov. Henry McMaster’ veto of $7.1 million for Francis Marion University.