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8:59 am on Saturday July 13, 2013

Some S.C. unemployed won't get benefits next week

Some 16,379 South Carolina residents who have been been recieving unemployment benefits won't see a check next week in a situation largely responsible by the federal budget sequestration.
6:23 am on Monday July 8, 2013

Sequestration furloughs expected to dent local economy

In Chalreston, at least 4,300 workers will have to go 11 days without pay — and that cut into disposable income is expected to take the wind out of a chunk of the local economy during the summer months.