If the House does not concur with the Senate map, then a smaller group of Senate and House members would form a conference committee, which would be tasked with coming up with a compromise to send to the governor.
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control responded to what it called “issues with multiple COVID-19 testing vendors and reporting facilities for failures to process tests and report results and case counts.”
Joe Cunningham, who served a single term in the U.S. House representing the state’s First Congressional District, accused state Republican lawmakers of trying to steal elections through the redistricting process.
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster will deliver his annual State of the State speech, in which he lists priorities for the year and encourages state lawmakers to adopt similar priorities, on Wednesday night.
Some snow-covered roads remained slick Monday, as South Carolina Department of Transportation plows and crews worked to keep priority highways and interstates clear and to start clear secondary roads, with a long holiday weekend for many lending an assist in that effort.