Gov. Henry McMaster had critical words for state-owned Santee Cooper yesterday, which he called a “rogue agency” for reportedly opposing efforts to privatize it after it and SCANA botched a multi-billion dollar nuclear project ending last year. Source: P&C
Meanwhile, Dominion says it could withdraw its offer to buy SCANA if state lawmakers move to slash power bills for customers, lowering the amount it can recoup on debt still owed by the abandoned project. Source: The State
Fifth Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson has lawyered up as SLED and the FBI investigate his office’s free-wheeling spending. Source: The State
NYT architecture and culture critic Michael Kimmelman: “Charleston Needs That African American Museum. And Now.”
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