Summary : A sortable list of legislators, including total possible vote score, percentage of positive votes, and total score counting sponsorships and committee action.
Legislation : A list of firearms-related bills in this state, along with how LEAP Forward is weighting and scoring action on that bill.
Bill Score : Each legislators total score per bill.
Vote Index : A bar graph of each member’s percentage of positive votes taken, sorted from highest to lowest and color coded by party.
House and Senate : Individual chamber breakdowns of performance by party, complete with heat maps of scores by district.
Well, it’s not going to happen this year. The controversial legislation is unofficially off the table — because law enforcement is treating a social media post as a threat on Charleston state Rep. Peter McCoy’s life.
The push for open carry gun laws in South Carolina has backfired after one of the bill’s supporters threatened a top state lawmaker.
Bills on medical marijuana, tax reform and gun background checks are among those officially doomed for the year by the South Carolina Legislature’s self-imposed deadline.