Tag Archives: Reynolds Williams

Millions from civil settlements paid to S.C. AG’s Office, outside law firms

November 6, 2019


By RICK BRUNDRETT Over the past four fiscal years, the state Attorney General’s Office settled 33 civil cases against various companies for a total of nearly $210 million, though agency records show that the proceeds typically didn’t go directly to affected South Carolina consumers. Instead, most of the money was used by lawmakers to help […]

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SCDOT spending tens of millions on the nonexistent I-73; can’t account for $8M

September 13, 2019


By RICK BRUNDRETT Some 37 years after the idea was first proposed, Interstate 73 in South Carolina exists only on paper. Yet since 2004, the state Department of Transportation has spent at least $77 million on the project – much of it for design costs and land purchases along the proposed route from North Carolina […]

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