The Senate Finance committee continued to work on its version of the state budget this week. Read details in this week's From the Dome to Your Home.
The Municipal Association is joining with the SC Press Association and SC Broadcasters Association to present a workshop for local government reporters on April 24. Any reporter covering local government issues is welcome to attend. Please share this with reporters in your area.
June 30, 2015, may seem like a long time off, but that's the date when GASB Statement No. 68, a new pension accounting standard, goes into effect. This statement will impact all cities and towns offering pensions to employees. There was a good article in Governing magazine this week about what other states are doing to prepare for this transition. Read the article and get other info about GASB 68 requirements here.