What you need to know today: Gov. Henry McMaster’s move to end extended federal unemployment benefits in South Carolina has rankled some experts and workers who say implications of ending weekly benefits are more complicated than the governor has said. Source: The Post and Courier
Latest COVID-19 data
South Carolina health officials reported 479 total cases of the coronavirus on Sunday (261 confirmed, 218 probable), with 17 confirmed deaths.
With 10,905 tests reported Sunday, 3.5% were positive.
Confirmed cases in S.C.: 488,797 (+261)
Total positive cases in Charleston County: 43,507 (+19)
Total positive cases in Berkeley County: 17,704 (+11)
Total positive cases in Dorchester County: 18,005 (+7)
Deaths in S.C. from COVID-19: 8,498 (+17)