Meet Tim Scott, the New Black U.S. Senator

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  • Early Influences
  • Before Politics
  • It Gets Better
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  • His First Time
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It Gets Better

In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, Scott recalls being bullied in high school and college because he was poor and because his teeth went in two different directions. It "made my will to succeed even stronger," he said.

(Photo: Susan Walsh/AP)

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