Included in this evening’s newscast:
— The state Senate gave key approval Tuesday to a $2.2 billion road funding bill. More debate is expected Wednesday before it’s sent to the House.
— Charleston leaders hope a transportation sales tax and new tolls will be enough to get more than $420 million in state matching funds.
— Gov. Nikki Haley will testify before a committee of Congress on Thursday about the potential transfer of terror detainees from Gitmo.
— Federal officials want a lawsuit filed by South Carolina dismissed that seeks million-dollar fines over a long-delayed plutonium fuel project.