|Rep. Peter McCoy Receives Award for Job-Creating Work from SC Chamber of Commerce: McCoy scores 100% on the Pro-Job Creating 2011 Legislative Scorecard
Monday, August 1, 2011
Columbia, SC - The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce announced today that Representative Peter McCoy (Republican, James Island/Folly Beach) has been awarded a 2012 Business Advocate Award for his 100% pro-jobs legislative record from the 2011 session.
Based on 17 major business-related bills from Tort Reform to Government Restructuring to Employer Free Speech, the Chamber graded State Senators and Representatives and issued the awards. McCoy was only 1 of 6 representatives out of the state's 124 House members to vote in favor of all 17 pro-business bills, which pave the way for job creation.