Tim Scott

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Tim Scott
Tim Scott, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg
United States Senator
from South Carolina
Assumed office
January 3, 2013
Serving with Lindsey Graham
Preceded byJim DeMint
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 1th district
In office
January 3, 2011 – January 2, 2013
Preceded byHenry Brown
Succeeded byMark Sanford
Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives
from the 117th district
In office
January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2011
Preceded byTom Dantzler
Succeeded byBill Crosby
Member of the Charleston County Council
from the 3rd district
In office
February 8, 1995 – January 3, 2009
Preceded byR. Keith Summey
Succeeded byElliott Summey
Personal details
Born(1965-09-19)September 19, 1965
North Charleston, South Carolina
Political partyRepublican
Alma materPresbyterian College
Charleston Southern University

Tim Scott (born September 19, 1965) is an American politician. On January 3, 2013, he became the junior U.S. Senator from South Carolina. He was in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2009 to 2013.[1]

Scott was born on September 19, 1965 in North Charleston, South Carolina. He attended Presbyterian College. Scott graduated from Charleston Southern University. He is unmarried.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Scott, Tim". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 1, 2015.

Other websites[change | change source]

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