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SC Lede: McMaster & the Case of Mandate Madness

Gov. Henry McMaster
Gov. Henry McMaster signed an executive order this week which prohibits all 19 state agencies in his cabinet from requiring employees to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, as required by the Biden Administration for employers with 100 or more employees.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede for November 6, 2021: a look at the results of this week's elections; Gov. Henry McMaster issues an executive order rebuffing a federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate; how the rollout of Pfizer's vaccine for kids will work in South Carolina; and more.

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Gavin Jackson graduated with a visual journalism degree from Kent State University in 2008 and has been in the news industry ever since. He has worked at newspapers in Ohio, Louisiana and most recently in South Carolina at the Florence Morning News and Charleston Post and Courier.