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Four GOP Senators Deny CNN Report They Decided to Vote Against Puzder for Labor

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 7:00am 2/14/2017 at 7:00am

I came across this CNN article that Labor Secretary nominee Andrew Puzder faced many hurdles before his Thursday confirmation hearing because four GOP senators decided to withhold their support. The fast food executive will face the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on Thursday.

These anonymous sources pointed their fingers at...

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GOP Sen. Tim Scott Reads Hate Mail He Received for Supporting Jeff Sessions

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 1:30pm 2/9/2017 at 1:30pm

While Sen. Warren is wearing out her victim card, Sen. Tim Scott used his time on the Senate floor to read hate mail he received since voicing his support for newly minted AG Sessions.

“If you sign up to be a black conservative, the chances are very high you will be attacked,”...

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Sen. Tim Scott Shares Personal Stories of Discrimination

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 17, 2016 at 7:30am 7/17/2016 at 7:30am

As I mentioned earlier this week, I’ve been greatly encouraged that post-Dallas Shootings, there seems to be a collective denial of the usual gun control nonsense in favor of heartfelt conversations about race.

Communities nation-wide aren’t...

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Good week for Marco Rubio

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 5, 2016 at 7:00am 2/5/2016 at 7:00am

Marco Rubio may have received the third-most votes in Iowa this week, but he won big.

The Iowa caucus was Monday.  Even as votes were being counted, news emerged confirming long-standing rumor that South Carolina Senator Tim Scott would endorse Rubio.

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Trey Gowdy Endorses Marco Rubio

http://youtu.be/A1jeJmeeMjs
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 27, 2015 at 2:30pm 12/27/2015 at 2:30pm
http://youtu.be/A1jeJmeeMjs

Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Marco Rubio picked up several meaty endorsements over the past few days.

Saturday, Townhall’s Guy Benson reported South Carolina firebrand, Rep. Trey Gowdy, has endorsed Sen. Rubio.

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Senator Tim Scott: All Lives Matter

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 4:00pm 9/5/2015 at 4:00pm

Republican South Carolina senator Tim Scott appeared on CNN yesterday and was questioned by host Brianna Keilar for saying all lives matter. His response was brilliant.

Josh Feldman of Mediaite has a partial transcript:

Sen. Tim Scott: If ‘All Lives Matter’ Really Offends You, That’s Your Problem

Senator Tim Scott said tonight that if...

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The strength of Tim Scott and Mia Love

http://www.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/11/05/ath-mia-love-midterm-victory.cnn.html
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 2:00pm 11/8/2014 at 2:00pm
http://www.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/11/05/ath-mia-love-midterm-victory.cnn.html

Amidst all the good news from election 2014, the victories of Tim Scott, South Carolina’s Senator, and Mia Love, new Representative from Utah’s 4th District, are especially noteworthy.

There’s no way to deny that their race becomes important, if only because Democrats have emphasized race so very much. Sadly,...

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Saturday Night Card Game (Is Ben Jealous jealous of Tim Scott, or just a malicious person?)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 7:18pm 1/5/2013 at 7:18pm

Of course, there is a third possibility, both.

The NAACP under the guidance of Ben Jealous had emerged as a forceful race card player directed at conservatives in general, and the Tea Party movement in particular.

In July 2010, the NAACP Passed a “Tea Party Is Racism” Resolution, and Tim Scott was in...

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And the Award for the most snide and offensive NY Times Op-Ed of 2012 goes to …

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 12:04pm 12/19/2012 at 12:04pm

This reprehensible column about Tim Scott by Adolf L. Reed, Jr., a U. Penn. Political Science Professor, The Puzzle of Black Republicans:

… But this “first black” rhetoric tends to interpret African-American political successes — including that of President Obama — as part of a morality play that dramatizes “how far we...

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Tim Scott named to replace Jim DeMint

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 17, 2012 at 9:43am 12/17/2012 at 9:43am

Just breaking, via NY Times:

9:47 a.m. | Updated Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina has chosen Representative Tim Scott to replace Jim DeMint in the United States Senate, according to Republican officials. The move will make Mr. Scott the first black senator from the state since the late 19th century. Ms....

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