On Tuesday, Governor Henry McMaster joined Prisma Health in recognizing the hard work of University of South Carolina students, to improve the lives of children with Dance Marathon.
Governor Henry McMaster
A judge wrote Friday that a lawsuit challenging a new South Carolina ban on most abortions is “likely to succeed.” The judge overseeing a legal challenge to the suit also ordered that abortions may continue for the duration of the lawsuit.
Governor Henry McMaster toured the vaccination site at Continental Tire in Sumter Thursday. The tire manufacturer and Prisma Health are hosting the onsite clinic at Highway 521 South.
The South Carolina Emergency Management Division coordinated a statewide tornado drill Wednesday. The drill is done every year. It’s meant to test communication systems and safety procedures.
The time is now to give the gift of life. On Tuesday afternoon, Governor Henry McMaster read a proclamation declaring March as Red Cross month in the state of South Carolina. McMaster says supporting the Red Cross means saving lives.
On Tuesday, Governor Henry McMaster named Ben Duncan as the first director of the South Carolina Office of Resilience. As Chief Resilience Officer, Duncan will be responsible for overseeing grant programs that help repair and rebuild homes damaged by extreme weather events, such as the 2015 flooding or Hurricane Florence in 2019.
Governor Henry McMaster is relaxing the state’s mask mandate. Friday afternoon, the governor issued an executive order rescinding mask requirements in state government offices, buildings and facilities.
In a press conference held Tuesday morning, Governor Henry McMaster announced that South Carolina will enter phase 1B of the state’s vaccination plan on March 8.
Governor Henry McMaster was joined by South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Director Dr. Edward Simmer and State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman to update the state’s vaccination distribution plan.
McMaster joins more than 20 governors in opposition to President Biden’s proposed allegation of federal funds
More than 20 governors across the country, including Governor Henry McMaster, are opposing a new standard in President Joe Biden’s stimulus bill that determines how federal funds would be allocated to states.