Scott’s GOP victory sets up historic SC election

Scott’s GOP victory sets up historic SC election

 Gibbs Knotts, a political scientist at the College of Charleston, said Scott could be positioned to play a role in changing the way voters view the Republican Party.

“Tim Scott has an opportunity to try to change some of the dynamics in American politics and make the Republican Party a party that reaches out to African-Americans and potentially becomes more attractive to African-Americans,” Knotts said.

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