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Scott accepting applications for summer interns

Tuesday | February 9, 2016

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) announced he is accepting applications for congressional internships in his Washington, DC, North Charleston, Columbia and Greenville offices for the summer of 2016.… Continue Reading

Sen. Tim Scott reacts to Obama's budget proposal that would defund MOX Project

Tuesday | February 9, 2016

Scott said Obama's budget is "extremely disappointing," calling it a liberal wish list.… Continue Reading

Tim Scott wears Crimson Tide tie after Alabama rolls over Clemson for title

Tuesday | February 9, 2016

“I was forced to put on this tie to honor the agreement I had with Sessions, even though he’s actually a War Eagle (Auburn University’s battle cry) and not an Alabama Roll Tide fan,” Scott, R-S.C., said when asked why he was wearing a crimson tie speckled with Alabama’s “A” logo. … Continue Reading

A review of the Savannah River Site MOX project before Obama’s budget rollout

Monday | February 8, 2016

Republican Sens. Tim Scott and Lindsey Graham, and Rep. Joe Wilson wrote in a letter that the figures don’t make sense. Contractor MOX Services reported last year that the facility was nearly 70 percent complete with less than $5 billion spent on funding.… Continue Reading

Clyburn, Scott roles give S.C. reason for pride

Sunday | February 7, 2016

Republican U.S. Sen. Tim Scott is a history maker too as the first African-American elected to the U.S. Senate from South Carolina in modern times.… Continue Reading

S.C. Senators save Air Facility Charleston for another two years

Thursday | February 4, 2016

U.S. Sens. Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott have prevented a shuttering of Air Facility Charleston for at least more two years. … Continue Reading

Coast Guard rescue stations in SC, Oregon open till 2018

Thursday | February 4, 2016

Scott and his fellow South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham worked with Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley of Oregon to keep the facilities open.… Continue Reading

Sen. Scott speaks with veterans about healthcare, Guantanamo Bay

Friday | January 29, 2016

South Carolina Senator Tim Scott is continuing his fight to keep terrorism suspects held at Guantanamo Bay out of the United States. … Continue Reading

Scott: We must strengthen national security

Friday | January 29, 2016

The horrific attacks in San Bernardino, Calif., and Paris showed us firsthand the importance of pausing the refugee resettlement program until a fail-proof security check is developed, securing our borders, and enforcing our immigration laws already on the books.… Continue Reading

National School Choice Week: Aiken County has options

Monday | January 25, 2016

Both Horse Creek and Jackson Middle say student success is up, and parents are more satisfied because they offer something a little different than a traditional school. That's what lawmakers like Senator Tim Scott were hoping for when they advocated for more school choice.… Continue Reading

Myrtle Beach honors Dr. King dream in growing show of unity

Monday | January 18, 2016

Scott (R-SC) told the crowd the three key components to a better future are making sure all people have a good educational foundation, a strong work ethic and know the importance of a dream. … Continue Reading

S.C. delegation stakes bragging rights – and ’cue –on Alabama-Clemson game

Monday | January 11, 2016

If the Alabama Crimson Tide take home the championship title, Scott will have to treat Session and his staff with South Carolina barbecue – but there’s more than just ribs on the line. … Continue Reading

Sen. Tim Scott makes friendly wager with AL senator on college football championship

Monday | January 11, 2016

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott (R, SC) said he and U.S. Sen. Jess Sessions (R, AL) made a friendly wager on the college football national championship. … Continue Reading

VIDEO: Senator Tim Scott responds to Obama action on guns

Wednesday | January 6, 2016

GOP senator riffs on 'Night Before Christmas' to hit Obama on Gitmo

Wednesday | December 23, 2015

Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) turned poet Wednesday, riffing on the holiday classic “A Visit From St. Nicholas” to criticize President Obama's intention to shutter the Guantanamo Bay detention facility.… Continue Reading

Scott targets Obama's Guantanamo plans in politically-spun holiday poem

Wednesday | December 23, 2015

U.S. Senator for South Carolina Tim Scott released a Christmas-themed poem illustrating his opinion that inmates should not be brought to the United States from Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. … Continue Reading

Tim Scott takes on Obama, Guantanamo in “Night before Christmas” spoof

Wednesday | December 23, 2015

T’was two days before Christmas and U.S. Sen. Tim Scott let the White House know that even Santa Claus could be drafted into the Guantanamo Bay row.… Continue Reading

Scott’s online holiday greeting referencing Gitmo detainees makes rounds on social media

Wednesday | December 23, 2015

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., posted a holiday greeting on Twitter on Wednesday afternoon with a take on the poem, “Twas the Night Before Christmas.”… Continue Reading

Scott to wrap up 2015 tour of all South Carolina counties (AP)

Tuesday | December 22, 2015

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott will finish his goal of visiting all 46 counties in South Carolina in 2015 with several days to spare. … Continue Reading

Sen. Tim Scott praises South Carolinians’ resilience in aftermath of floods

Tuesday | December 22, 2015

South Carolinians have the right mindset when it comes to bouncing back from historic and catastrophic October floods, U.S. Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina said Tuesday.… Continue Reading

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