This from a Black Republican?
It was delivered by Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina, the only Black Republican senator, who spoke to a national television audience about his personal story of escaping poverty and his fervent belief in the power of free enterprise.
Scott slammed Democrats for not moving more swiftly to reopen schools amid the coronavirus pandemic, praised former president Donald Trump’s efforts to develop a vaccine, declaring that Biden “inherited a tide that had already turned,” criticized their approach to race relations as fighting “discrimination with different discrimination,” and defended the GOP’s effort to restrict voting in numerous states after Biden’s victory….
image…Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) walks through the Senate subway to vote on the Senate floor at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. (Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images)