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SC governor hosts accelerateSC meeting

Gov. Henry McMaster is holding a meeting to discuss how to invest funds from the American Rescue Plan.

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina governor Henry McMaster held another accelerateSC meeting Thursday with a focus on finance.

The governor was joined by Lt. Governor Pamela Evette and members of accelerateSC at the University of South Carolina Alumni Center in Columbia. The main discussion centered around how the state will invest funds provided by the American Rescue Plan.

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SCETV carried the stream of the feed live and online.

During the meeting, McMaster focused on finding different outlets for the dollars, saying "we have legitimate ways to put the money where it needs to go." One such example was a look at the needs of the SC Ports Authority.

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