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

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

Not a Member

Unlike fellow Black Republican Rep. Allen West, Scott chose to not join the Congressional Black Caucus. He appreciated the invitation he said at the time, but his "campaign was never about race." 

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