Timothy Eugene "Tim" Scott (born September 19, 1965) is an American politician, a member of the Republican Party and the junior United States Senator for South Carolina, in office since 2013. Previously he was the U.S. Representative for from 2011 to 2013. Elected in November 2010 to the 112th Congress, he was the first Republican African-American Representative from South Carolina since 1897. Scott was also one of the two members of the 2010 freshman class chosen to sit at the House Republican leadership table. Scott, a fiscal and cultural conservative, ran for Congress on a platform of reducing federal spending and taxes. He was endorsed by Tea Party groups.
13.10.2012 [Palm Coast Observer] - A few weeks ago, TimScott was handing out water bottles to players at a Matanzas High School football game. Scott, a graduate of Matanzas, wasn't working to become an athletic trainer. In fact, he wasn't even supposed to be in Palm Coast. But, for the
12.10.2012 [InsideCarolina.com (subscription)] - North Carolina corner TimScott is tied for second in the ACC in interceptions, picking up his third of the season against Virginia Tech. Let's see how that pick unfolded. In shotgun formation, single back set, the Hokies have two receivers to the
11.10.2012 [Tribune-Review] - The ceremony also included invocation and benediction that were delivered by Pastor Tom Shirer of the Alverton United Methodist Church, with TimScott, assistant superintendent of the Southmoreland School District, reading the 93 names listed on the
10.10.2012 [Stuff.co.nz] - Coroner TimScott today criticised the driver of the truck, Grant Gibbard, who was disqualified from driving and largely responsible for Mr Turner's death in the Waitotara Valley, Whanganui in May 2009. He had been drinking - two large quart bottles of
06.10.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - Hokies wide receiver Dyrell Roberts left the game in the first quarter after taking a jarring hit from safety TimScott. He did not return ... Bernard has scored eight touchdowns in four games this season ... Hokies tailback Tony Gregory (knee) and
04.08.2011 [Croydon Guardian] - Cheam sent Sutton into the Surrey Championship Premier Division's relegation zone on Saturday, leapfrogging them in the table thanks to a 113-run win, writes TimScott. It is the first time Cheam have been out of the bottom two since the second game
28.09.2012 [Payson Roundup] - When Lt. TimScott later questioned France, the sergeant readily admitted he had consumed alcohol that night, but said he didn't feel impaired or unfit. The sheriff's office policy manual dictates that deputies should decide if they can respond to an
12.10.2012 [Georgetown Times] - As Representative, I will introduce the same bill that I presented to TimScott two years ago asking for a restructuring of how ports are funded, the implementation of a separate Georgetown Port Authority, and demand government to get out of the way of
08.10.2012 [Washington Times (blog)] - However, both Allen West and TimScott won their first races overwhelmingly in traditionally conservative white Democratic districts. West beat his Democratic opponent Ron Klein in 2010 with 54 percent of the vote. At the time, before redistricting
09.10.2012 [Carlisle Sentinel] - ... Monday night, the company has been able to restore power to all but about 800, according to its website. The outages have been the subject of tweets by officials around the mid-state including Cumberland County Borough Council Vice President TimScott.
12.10.2012 [Central Penn Business Journal] - ... and county government contribute as well. Council didn't act on the proposal, but some members are supportive. “We like to believe (Carlisle is) a forward-thinking community, and I think this moves us forward,” council Vice President TimScott said.
09.10.2012 [ABC 57 News] - "A .223 round can shoot through a bulletproof vest, so we are concerned about our police officers safety and anybody else," said Councilman TimScott. After our news report aired, the common council took action. Davis sent a letter to Wal-Mart
06.10.2012 [Keeping It Heel] - On the first play of the Hokies ensuing drive, Tech took a shot down field but overthrew the receiver and TimScott intercepted the pass. Tech held defensively and answered on their next possession with a 66 yard TD pass to Corey Fuller and converted
05.10.2012 [Charleston City Paper (blog)] - TimScott's territory will shift from the Grand Strand to the Lowcountry. The 1st, which originally ran from Charleston north along the coast to the state line, will now run from Georgetown south to Beaufort to make way for the new 7th District in the
02.10.2012 [Dallas Morning News] - The council tried to retain as many council members in their current districts as possible, Glancy said. “We don't want mass turn-over," he said. Terms end next year for council members TimScott and David Koch. It was not known Monday whether they
18.09.2012 [Bacon's Rebellion] - Recently, Republican members of ethnic minorities have had more success than their Democratic counterparts in winning office in states and districts with white voting majorities: think of Congressmen TimScott (South Carolina) and Allen West (Florida)