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4:14 am on Wednesday March 31, 2010

Failing Employment Security Commission disbanded

Say goodbye to the state's troubled Employment Security Commission. Read more stories on this subject in our Employment Security Commision topic page.Governor Mark Sanford signed into law a necessary overhaul that disbanded its discredited the...
2:34 am on Friday February 19, 2010

Lots happening in the statehouse: Nuclear waste, unemployment shakeup, energy loans, more

Image by Flickr user Chris Devers There's lots happening up in Columbia lately from looking at ways to finance a long-term way to store radioactive waste, to rebuildingĀ the Employment Security Commission and making it harder to get unemployment...
1:35 pm on Wednesday January 6, 2010

House panel give the green light to Employment Security Commission changes

A House panel has approved changes at the Employment Security Commission that will eliminate benefits to those fired for drug abuse, fighting, restrict businesses from filing jobless claims for employees and require more review of who receives...
12:10 pm on Tuesday August 11, 2009

Head of S.C.'s unemployment office resigns

This news probably isn't coming as a shocker to many people in South Carolina, but Ted Halley, executive director of the state's Employment Security Commission is resigning. The State reports that'll he leave office by the year's end.