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

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  • Welcome, Senator Scott
  • One of a Kind
  • A Small Club
  • It's Not a Black Thing
  • True Believer
  • His First Time
  • Legacy Slayer
  • Top of His Class
  • Not a Member
  • True Life
  • Early Influences
  • Before Politics
  • It Gets Better

One of a Kind

When South Carolina Rep. Tim Scott, who was one of just two Black members in the House of Representatives, takes the oath of office in the U.S. Senate on Jan. 3, he will become the upper chamber's sole African-American.

(Photo: Tim Dominick/ The State/ MCT /LANDOV)

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