Posts Tagged ‘ Senator Tim Scott ’

Sen. Tim Scott Reacts Strongly To Democrat Assassination Attack

Jun 15th, 2017 | By

Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) took to the Senate floor yesterday to react to the attempted killing of GOP legislators at a baseball field yesterday morning. The shooter was a Bernie Sanders supporter and a Trump hater. Watch Sen. Scott’s impassioned speech below:



Sen. Scott: Gorsuch Well-Qualified, Right Man For Supreme Court

Mar 30th, 2017 | By

Last month, I had the pleasure of meeting Judge Gorsuch in my office. He was genuine, knowledgeable, and made it clear that he would exercise judiciary independence when interpreting the law. After our conversation, I walked away convinced that he has the right temperament to fill the ninth seat of the highest court in our nation.



Senator Tim Scott Defends Support For Jeff Sessions For Attorney General

Feb 9th, 2017 | By

South Carolina Senator Tim Scott stood on the Senate floor to discuss why he supports his colleague Jeff Sessions to become the next Attorney General of the United States. During his speech he also debunked Democrat claims that Session is a racist who will do untold damage to the gains blacks have made during the past 50 years in the U.S.



Senate Dems Scramble After Report Shows The Most ‘Diverse’ Staff Is Actually Republican

Dec 9th, 2016 | By

Senate Democrats are under pressure to bring more diversity to their offices, after a report came out accusing the party of “soft bigotry.” Despite sounding the clarion call for more diversity and aggressively pursuing even the slightest whiff of racial bigotry over the last year, Dems are apparently scrambling to mix up the whiteness …



Senator Scott, Casey’s Bi-partisan Anti-Semitism Awareness Act Passes Unanimously In The Senate

Dec 5th, 2016 | By
Senator Tim Scott and William Murray

Statistics show there has been a sharp increase in religiously-motivated hate crimes, many specifically involving anti-Jewish sentiments. According to the Anti-Defamation League, in 2015 there were 90 anti-Semitic incidents that were reported across 60 college campuses, while in 2014 there were 47 incidents on 43 campuses. 



Senator Scott Joins Rubio To Stop Obama Ransom Payments

Sep 7th, 2016 | By

In response to the Obama Administration’s ransom payments to Iran, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) joined Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and other colleagues yesterday to introduce the No Ransom Payments Act. The legislation, authored by Rubio, would prohibit the federal government from paying ransom, and stop payments to Iran from the U.S. Treasury Department’s Judgment Fund until Iran returns the ransom money it received and pays the American victims of Iranian terrorism what they are owed.



Republican Senator Reveals How He Has Been Hassled By Police Just Because He Is Black …

Jul 15th, 2016 | By
Senator Tim Scott and William Murray

The only black Republican in the US Senate has revealed how he has been hassled by police and once had to prove to an officer he worked on Capitol Hill. In a powerful and personal speech from the Senate floor, South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott, one of just two black members of the Senate, said he has been repeatedly pulled over by police.



Senator Scott Introduces Bill To Curb IRS Abuse And Protect Free Speech

Jun 15th, 2016 | By

“The IRS’ targeting of groups based on their political beliefs is totally unacceptable, and we must take concrete steps to ensure it never happens again,” Scott said. “While the administration has not taken these steps, I refuse to wait. The Preventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act eliminates a burdensome reporting requirement containing information that has been abused by the IRS in the past, and helps protect the tax information of those who choose to donate to non-profit organizations.”



Sen. Tim Scott Confirmed As Speaker At CPAC, March 2-5

Feb 25th, 2016 | By
Senator Tim Scott and William Murray

“I am honored to have the opportunity to return to CPAC and once again be surrounded by such inspiring conservative activists. The future of America lies in our conservative principles that seek to empower people and protect the greatness of our country. I am confident that our brightest days are ahead, and I look forward to joining this year’s conference.”



Senator Tim Scott’s Response To Obama’s State Of The Union Speech

Jan 14th, 2016 | By
Senator Tim Scott and William Murray

We must lead in the fight against extremists and terror, and make certain that our allies in the Middle East are playing a significant role on the ground. We cannot simply hope ISIS or al-Qaeda will disappear. The men and women of our Armed Forces are true American heroes, and they deserve nothing less than the strongest strategy possible behind their missions.