Local man fighting back against Haley's veto of pay raises for teachers

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The director of Restore Teacher Salaries is fighting back against Gov. Nikki Haley's veto of $10 million for pay raises for teachers.

Patrick Hayes is holding a news conference to talk about how to get more money for South Carolina educators.

Hayes, a West Ashley teacher, will call on lawmakers to override the governor's veto.

The news conference started at 12:30 p.m. at the main library on Calhoun Street.

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