The South Carolina senator also spoke about how to improve the nation’s economy.
Senator Tim Scott
Air Force One arrived at the airport just before noon on Thursday — marking the first time President Biden has been in the Midlands since December 2021 when he spoke at South Carolina State’s Commencement Ceremony.
U.S. Senator Tim Scott has launched a 2024 presidential exploratory committee; SC DNC Chair Jaime Harrison responds.
South Carolina Lawmakers continue speaking out over the murders and kidnapping of four South Carolinians in Matamoros, Mexico Monday.
“It’s a different kind of evil to take advantage of our seniors,” Sen. Scott said.
By Jeffrey Collins (AP)
Three women are competing for the Democratic nomination to take on U.S. Sen. Tim Scott, who said this will be his last term if he is reelected. Scott has no Republican opposition and has raised $44 million for his pursuit of a second full six-year term.
History was made in the nation’s capitol Thursday, as the Senate confirmed Ketanji Brown Jackson to be first Black woman to serve on the Supreme Court. Many Democratic lawmakers here at home are praising the judge’s confirmation. On the other side of the aisle, some South Carolina Republicans are not as enthusiastic.
SC Small Business Chamber of Commerce calling on U.S. senators to help get local businesses back on track
Today, the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce urged South Carolina’s U.S. senators to support bi-partisan legislation that gets people back to work.
Several local officials are reacting to Tuesday’s verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin.
A Democratic state lawmaker is mounting a bid to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. Tim Scott. State Rep. Krystle Matthews told The Associated Press that she will try to register 150,000 new voters across South Carolina to tighten the margin Democrats have struggled to close in statewide elections.