Representative Mandy Powers Norrell will give the Democratic response to the Governor’s State of the State 2016.
This evening at 7:00 pm Lawmakers will gather at the State House to hear Governor Nikki Haley give the State of The State Address to the General Assembly. The Governor is expected to take a moderate approach in delivery of her speech. Democrats have taken the lead in addressing the States need to pass Legislation focus on rebuilding the states infrastructure.
They expect the Governor will layout her plan on this issue. Forty Six Blue expects Infrastructure to be a bipartisan issue which is a priority for just about all lawmakers. Our roads, dams and bridges are now a safety hazard due to the Historic Flood in 2015. Lawmakers are also hoping the Governor will address the needs of the Farmers. The Farmers suffered substantial loss due to the Historic Floods.