Representative Ballentine was elected to the SC House of Representatives in 2004 and represents House District 71. During his time in office, he has been recognized as a reformer and a Tax Payer hero. He also has consistently withstood political pressure to keep his focus on People, Not Politics.
With a focus on reforming state government he has also helped expand insurance coverage to autistic children in our state as well as put a focus on our aging population.
Having served on almost every committee in the House, Nathan currently serves on the House Ways and Means committee – which drafts our state’s budget.
Nathan and his wife, Karen, have 3 kids – Sarah Buck, JC, and Emma.