The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Join us for a timely conversation with some of the state's leading experts about the causes of political corruption and ways to reform South Carolina's broken system.
Panel I: Modern History of Political Corruption Moderator: Jack Kuenzie, WIS-TV Rick Brundrett, Island Packet John Crangle, SC Progressive Network John Monk, The State Eva Moore, Free Times (research by Corey Hutchins)
Panel II: Causes of Corruption Moderator: Ken W. Gains, USC School of Law Brett Bursey, SC Progressive Network Cassie Cope, The State Lynn Teague, SC League of Women Voters Sen. Mike Rose, R-Dorchester, Ret. Ashley Landess, SC Policy Council
Panel III: Reform Proposals
Moderator: Brian McConchie, WACH-TV
Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg
Sen. Phil Leventis, D-Sumter Ret.
Sen. Joel Lourie, D-Richland Ret.
Sen. Mike Rose, R-Dorchester. Ret.
Rep. James Smith, D-Richland
Octavia Williams, Florence County Council