Statement from SC Chamber of Commerce on Governor McMaster's Inaugural Address

Staff Report From South Carolina CEO

Friday, January 11th, 2019

SC Chamber of Commerce President and CEO, Ted Pitts, released the following statement on Governor Henry McMaster’s inaugural address:

“Governor McMaster focused on two pivotal issues in his inaugural address: tax reform and education, both of which line up with the priorities laid out in the Chamber’s 2019 Competitiveness Agenda. We need reform in these areas to keep South Carolina competitive for families and future job creators. The business community stands ready to work with Governor McMaster and state leaders to reform our broken tax system and improve education.”