Governor Henry McMaster

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May 23, 2019 - 7:31 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Henry McMaster today announced that he has appointed Donald R. Tomlin, Jr. to serve as chairman of the South Carolina State Workforce Development Board. A longtime South Carolina-based investor and entrepreneur, Mr. Tomlin was born in Columbia and is a graduate of the...
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Patrick Gentry
February 19, 2019 - 3:35 pm
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster and members of the General Assembly are supporting legislation to elevate the Department of Veteran Affairs to a cabinet level position. A bipartisan group of legislators and veterans from various branches of the military held a news conference Tuesday at the...
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Patrick Gentry
January 23, 2019 - 10:57 am
Governor McMaster to speak at 7pm
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Patrick Gentry
January 09, 2019 - 11:29 am
Gov. Henry McMaster promised to keep recruiting businesses to South Carolina and lower taxes in his inaugural speech. McMaster used several sports metaphors during Wednesday speech after he took the oath of office at the Statehouse for a full-four year term. McMaster gave a sweeping speech saying...
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October 10, 2018 - 11:14 am
(AP) -- Tropical Storm Michael continues to weaken as it over eastern Georgia as it makes its way toward the Carolinas. Early Thursday, the eye of Michael was about 90 miles northeast of Macon, Georgia and 45 miles west of Augusta. The storm's maximum sustained winds have decreased to 50 mph and it...
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September 20, 2018 - 8:31 am
SEPTEMBER 20, 2018 BY SOUTH CAROLINA RADIO NETWORK President Donald Trump said during a brief stop in Conway on Wednesday that South Carolina is in for a “rough few days” as floodwaters head downstream following Hurricane Florence. But the president said his administration is standing by to help. “...
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Patrick Gentry
September 19, 2018 - 12:42 pm
Governor Henry McMaster today suspended Fifth Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson following his indictment, and has appointed Deputy Attorney General Heather Weiss to serve in his place. A copy of the governor’s executive order can be found here . Weiss currently serves as Deputy Attorney General in...
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Patrick Gentry
August 04, 2018 - 5:57 pm
South Carolina's governor has signed an executive order removing a mayor who pleaded guilty to domestic violence. The executive order filed Friday removes John Kay Hansen as mayor of Ware Shoals, a town of about 2,100 people approximately 90 miles northwest of Columbia. Gov. Henry McMaster wrote in...
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Patrick Gentry
July 11, 2018 - 1:07 pm
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster raised more than a million dollars in the most recent filing period as he seeks his first full term in office. Online records show the Republican raised $1.28 million from May 23 to June 30. He finished the period with about $221,000 cash on hand. Democratic...
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