April 2015 Newsletter: Your Taxpayer Dollars

Friends, I am sending out my monthly newsletter for April a little later than normal this month (into early May) because I wanted to include an update from our budget workshop from yesterday morning. I believe my most important job as your representative is to be a advocate for our taxpayers and watching how we spend […]

Spartanburg Herald-Journal: Spartanburg rally draws attention to human trafficking

From Jenny Arnold at the Herald-Journal: State and local officials brought the often hidden issue of human trafficking to light during a rally at the Beacon Drive-In Sunday. The rally was hosted by newly sworn Spartanburg County Councilman Justin Bradley and featured speakers from local government, the S.C. Attorney General’s Office and Switch, a Taylors-based […]

Letter to the Editor: Bringing hope to the darkness

Human trafficking has received a lot of attention in recent years. Unfortunately, there are still a number of misconceptions about trafficking. Raising awareness about human trafficking and learning what we can all do to end it is our greatest tool to ending human trafficking in our generation. Human trafficking is defined as the use of […]

Spartanburg Herald-Journal: Human trafficking hidden but present in Upstate

Felicia Kitzmiller reports at the Herald-Journal: Just because it can’t be seen doesn’t mean it isn’t there. That’s the case with human trafficking in the Upstate. January is human trafficking awareness month, and statewide and local events are scheduled to bring attention to the issue that exploits about 21 million people worldwide, including 1.5 million […]