Sumter's Rep. Smith elected budget committee chair

Ways and Means members get 1st crack at state budget beginning in early January

BY KAYLA ROBINS
kayla@theitem.com
Posted 12/6/18

One of Sumter's representatives in the Statehouse was chosen on Wednesday for one of the most powerful positions in the state government.

Rep. Murrell Smith, R-Sumter, was elected without opposition by fellow committee members as the new chairman …

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