South Carolina Senate Passes Bill to Withdraw Participation in Refugee Resettlement Program

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Feb. 18, 2016) – A South Carolina bill that would defund state cooperation with some contentious federal refugee resettlement programs passed the state Senate on Tuesday. If ultimately passed into law, the legislation would represent a step towards nullifying such resettlement programs in practice in the state.


South Carolina Action Alert: Help Block Federal Gun Control, Support H4628

South Carolina H.4628 would end state cooperation with all federal gun control measures, effectively nullifying them in practice within the state. The bill must pass in the House Judiciary Committee to receive a vote in the full House.

PLEASE TAKE THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS to support this important bill.