White House: Biden, South Carolina governor speak on Ian response

A local resident hauls debris from the road in an effort to keep gutter drains clear as hurricane Ian bears down on Charleston, South Carolina, U.S., September 30, 2022. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

WASHINGTON, Sept 30 (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden and South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster spoke on Friday about steps the federal government is taking as Hurricane Ian approached, the White House said.

Reporting By Paul Grant; Editing by Katharine Jackson

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