Statement on Gov. Henry McMaster

Columbia, S.C. – SCGOP Chairman Matt Moore issued the following statement upon Lieutenant Governor Henry McMaster ascending to the Office of South Carolina Governor this evening:

“On behalf of South Carolina Republicans, I congratulate Governor McMaster on his ascension to the Governor’s Office and wish him much success.

“Governor McMaster is a lifelong Republican, former state GOP chairman, and true public servant who loves South Carolina with all of his heart. I know he will continue our state’s legacy of great Republican governors. The South Carolina Republican Party looks forward to working with him.”