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Charleston County Authority Board members  report that the board voted 8-5 Thursday to hire State Senator Paul Campbell as the new director of airports.

Campbell, a Goose Creek Republican, signed a three-year contract and will be paid $192 thousand annually. He will get a $1,000 a month car allowance as well as payment for other expenses.

Campbell, fills the position left vacant when Sue Stevens stepped down.  She is on paid leave through September 30th.

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