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Tim Scott honors victims on anniversary of Charleston church shooting

Saturday | June 17, 2017

South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott (R) memorialized the victims of the 2015 Charleston church shooting on Saturday, the two-year anniversary of the attack on a historic African-American church in Charleston, S.C., that left nine dead and three wounded.… Continue Reading

We are the American Family

Thursday | June 15, 2017

SCOTT: We are shaken by the events of Wednesday, the shooting in Alexandria. My prayers remain with my friend, Steve Scalise, and his family, as well as Zack Barth, the congressional staffer, Matt Mika, who was volunteering at the baseball field, and the two brave police officers, Crystal Greiner and David Bailey.… Continue Reading

Sen. Tim Scott: Keeping perspective in Washington

Tuesday | June 13, 2017

Smarter Faster with South Carolina Senator Scott… Continue Reading

Palmetto Boys State fosters leadership, patriotism, camaraderie at Anderson University

Monday | June 12, 2017

Boys State changed Seth Buckley's life. It changed the lives of Jacob Buckley, Caleb Buckley, Eli Buckley and Micah Buckley, too.… Continue Reading

White House painted orange

Monday | June 12, 2017

The White House had never been so, well, orange. Inundated by a large contingent of Clemson University football players, staff and fans, the South Lawn of the White House turned into a veritable Tiger Tailgate Show Monday afternoon as the Tigers were feted by President Donald Trump in honor of their national championship won in January.… Continue Reading

Clemson football team celebrates championship at White House

Monday | June 12, 2017

The crowd was also a who’s who of the South Carolina political scene. U.S. Sens. Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott, and U.S. Reps. Jeff Duncan, Mark Sanford, Joe Wilson and Tom Rice were all on hand.… Continue Reading

Members of Congress express outrage after Maher slur

Saturday | June 3, 2017

Several members of Congress condemned comedian Bill Maher Saturday in the wake of his use of a racial epithet on his HBO show.… Continue Reading

Jesse Jackson wishes MLK 'had gotten to meet' LeBron James, compares him to Ali

Thursday | June 1, 2017

South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott praised James' response. Scott said in a statement to USA TODAY Sports: “I thought LeBron had a very poignant response to an ugly situation. He could have responded with anger, but instead opened his heart to the cameras and delivered a message that I hope will resonate with people around our nation.… Continue Reading

South Carolina senator honored for support of marine industry

Thursday | June 1, 2017

The States Organization for Boating Access presented its 2017 Congressional Award to Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., during the May 15-17 American Boating Congress.… Continue Reading

Sens. call for codification of life protection order

Wednesday | May 31, 2017

Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) joined with 18 colleagues in sending a letter to State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) requesting that language be included in the FY2018 Appropriations bill to protect human life in U.S. global health assistance and prohibit funding to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). … Continue Reading

Police body cameras focus on big picture

Saturday | May 27, 2017

Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., has renewed his efforts to provide federal funds to outfit police with body cameras. It's a good idea, and Congress should follow through with its support.… Continue Reading

Army Corps funds beach renourishment for Grand Strand

Thursday | May 25, 2017

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released their 2017 Work Plan Wednesday night which included $16 million in funding for the Myrtle Beach Shore Protection Project.… Continue Reading

Myrtle Beach given $16 million for beach renourishment

Thursday | May 25, 2017

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded Myrtle Beach $16 million in funds to go towards beach renourishment, according to officials.… Continue Reading

South Carolinians Respond to Manchester Tragedy

Tuesday | May 23, 2017

As we continue to learn more about the deadly Manchester attacks, South Carolina Lawmakers and other prominent figures are speaking out. … Continue Reading

Tim Scott serves as ‘Celebrity Chef’ in March of Dimes event

Tuesday | May 23, 2017

Food brings people together and, today, it helped lawmakers on Capitol Hill put politics aside. The 35th Annual March of Dimes gala took place in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday. Senator Tim Scott of South Carolina joined democrats and republicans to serve as a Celebrity Chef.… Continue Reading

Give cops an impartial eye

Tuesday | May 23, 2017

Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., has renewed his efforts to provide federal funds to outfit police with body cameras. It’s a good idea, and Congress should follow through with its support. … Continue Reading

As health care debate ramps up in the U.S. Senate, here's where South Carolina Sens. Scott and Graham stand on the sticking points

Saturday | May 13, 2017

Republicans Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott, however, both have ideas for how to overhaul the system and what they'd like to see included in their party's eventual proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.… Continue Reading

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott: 'I thank God for my Mom'

Friday | May 12, 2017

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott might be a busy man, but that doesn't mean he's skipping out on Mother's Day. The Republican from North Charleston was in Greenville Friday to speak at the ACE Awards for Greenville County students and said he'll be taking his mom, Frances, out to eat on Sunday.… Continue Reading

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott recognizes 'unsung heroes'

Friday | May 12, 2017

If there’s one thing U.S. Sen. Tim Scott has learned it’s this: a person’s past does not determine his future.… Continue Reading

Gala to feature Sen. Scott as Celebrity Chef

Thursday | May 11, 2017

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott, will serve as a celebrity chef at the 35th Annual March of Dimes Gourmet Gala in Washington, D.C. The March of Dimes Gourmet Gala, one of the most anticipated fundraisers in the nation’s capital, unites more than 50 U.S.Senators and Representatives in a bipartisan cook-off.… Continue Reading

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