Lieutenant Governor Glenn McConnell
Glenn McConnell was born December 11, 1947 in Charleston, South Carolina and is a lifelong resident of the Charleston area. He is the son of the late Samuel W. McConnell and the late Evelyn McDaniel McConnell. He was educated in Charleston area public schools and is a 1965 graduate of Saint Paul's High School. He graduated from the College of Charleston in 1969 and the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1972. He has also received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from the University of Charleston, an Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the Citadel, an Honorary Doctorate of Humanities from Francis Marion University, and an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from the Medical University of South Carolina. He is a member of the Exchange Club of Charleston.
Click the photo below to view the video from the "Face of Aging" tour.
May is Older Americans Month!
Celebrate by unleashing the power of age!
Click these links to see pictures from events from May:
Make healthy and well-balanced food choices during the holidaysPeople with diabetes should take extra precautions when making food choices during the holidaysHoliday Nutrition Word FindAdd these recipes to your holiday gatheringsBroccoli Slaw with Pear Sweet & Savory KaleSauteed ApplesBlack Bean BrownieHeart Healthy Cooking for African Americans (very large 3.5MB pdf)
New: In 2012, tax data at the South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) was compromised due to a security breach. The State of South Carolina has partnered with CSID to provide eligible South Carolina taxpayers and businesses up to one year of CSID identity protection services for free.
Individual taxpayers, their dependents, and businesses who filed electronic South Carolina tax returns between 1998 and 2012 may be eligible for these services.
Visit www.scidprotection.com or call 855-880-2743 for more information and to enroll now in CSID’s identity protection services. You may also click here to access a fact sheet (very large 1.8M pdf) or click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) (medium sized 700K pdf).
New: With the help of local law enforcement, Prescription Drug Take-Back Day will take place in various locations throughout South Carolina on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. These events aim to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means for individuals to dispose of prescription drugs that are no longer needed, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. More information on Prescription Drug Take-Back Day can be accessed by clicking here, and a database of drop off sites in your area can be accessed by clicking here or by calling 1-800-882-9539.
Editorial - Making the Aging Network Efficient and AccountableWatch the latest episodes of "This Week in the State House" hosted by the Lieutenant Governor by clicking here.
Press Release (New) Emergency Rental Assistance Program for Seniors Announced
Click here to see the Lieutenant Governor's new "Aging Matters" column distributed in newspapers across the state.
South Carolina Senior Citizen's Handbook - 2012 EditionA guide to laws and programs affecting senior citizens published by the South Carolina Bar Association
***If you received a copy of the 2012 South Carolina Senior Citizens Handbook before November 2, 2012 please be advised that page 84 has been revised.Please click here to see the updated page.
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