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Apr 16, 2014 | RedState

OP-ED: Obamacare Must Go Regardless of Who is Obama’s Next HHS Nominee!

Issues: Health Care

At the end of the day, we all want Americans to have access to affordable, quality healthcare, but Obamacare is the wrong path to get to that goal.

Apr 15, 2014 | CNBC

Bill aims to spur job growth for the unemployed

In a rare show of bipartisanship, U.S. Sens. Cory Booker, D-N.J., and Tim Scott, R-S.C., have teamed up in an effort to spur job growth by introducing a bill to increase the number of registered apprenticeships in the U.S. As an incentive, the bill will also offer a tax credit to employers.

Apr 14, 2014 | Hilton Head Island Packet

Jokes, memorials, cannon blast start 46th RBC Heritage

Defending champion Graeme McDowell launched a tee shot into Calibogue Sound using a hickory-shafted club after a ceremony filled with quips from McDowell, Heritage Foundation honorary chairman Don Calhoon and U.S. Sen. Tim Scott.

Apr 13, 2014 | Reuters

Obama's new health secretary nominee draws early Republican fire

Issues: Health Care

"We are going to have an opportunity to discuss with Director Burwell her approach to making sure that the American people are the primary objective and not politics," Scott added.

Apr 13, 2014 | NewsMax

Tim Scott: No Doubt Sebelius 'Had to Go'

Issues: Health Care

Following the resignation Friday of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, the focus on confirming her successor should be on putting Americans first over Obama administration policies, says South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott.

Apr 9, 2014 | The State

Black senators push to aid minority youths

The only two African-American senators, a Democrat and a Republican, reached across the partisan divide Wednesday to introduce legislation targeting the high unemployment rate among minority youth.

Apr 9, 2014 | The Hill

Sen. Tim Scott snaps first selfie

Sen. Tim Scott is taking a page out of President Obama and Ellen DeGeneres’ Twitter playbooks by snapping his first selfie.

Apr 7, 2014 | Post and Courier

Politics: Scott takes to radio

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott gave the Republicans’ weekly radio address Saturday and talked about his humble beginnings and how that influenced his bill to create jobs, known as the Skills Act. “As someone who grew up in poverty, I know the hard choices facing so many families every night,” he said. “As a former small business owner, I know the importance of ensuring the next generation of Americans is the most well-trained, best-educated workforce the world has ever seen.”

Apr 7, 2014 | The Hill

GOP senator spars with Obama on jobs

President Obama may have campaigned on job creation, but his administration has produced "no measurable end results" and done little to reverse the trend of unemployment around the country, Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) said Saturday in the weekly Republican address.

Apr 7, 2014 | Newsmax

Tim Scott: Democrats Playing Politics With Skills Act Opposition

Creating jobs is most important issue facing the nation, and Republican South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott, who has introduced legislation to help with the issue, says Senate Democrats have blocked his plan for political reasons.