Teammates greet Rep. Tim Scott, R-S.C., right, back in the dugout after he pitched in the 51st Annual CQ Roll Call Congressional Baseball Game held at Nationals Park. The Democrats prevailed over the Republicans 18-5.
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Outgoing US Republican Senator from South Carolina Jim DeMint (C) and Republican Representative from South Carolina Tim Scott (L) emerge form meetings on December 18, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Republican Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina announced on December 17 that she's appointing Scott as DeMint's successor following his resignation to head the conservative Heritage Foundation thinktank. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER
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US Senator Tim Scott (R), R-SC, departs following the funeral of Walter Scott at WORD Ministries Christian Center in Summerville , South Carolina on April 11, 2015. Hundreds of mourners gathered Saturday for the funeral of Walter Scott, an unarmed black suspect who was shot dead by a white officer in South Carolina as he fled following a routine traffic stop. Scott's death, which a bystander caught on video, has reignited debates about excessive police force and race relations in the United States. Scott's body arrived, where family, friends, politicians and law enforcement gathered to bury the 50-year-old father of four. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON
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Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., gives a group hug to students from the Richard Wright Public Charter School in DC during his National School Choice Forum on 'Choosing Excellence: A Forum on the Freedom to Choose Academic Excellence for Every Child' in the Hart Senate Office BUilding on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015
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Senator Tim Scott poses with Beauty Queens during the 48th Annual Silver Elephant Dinner on May 1, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. The event honored Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus and was attended by several presidential candidates.
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Reality TV host and New York real estate mogul Donald Trump (C) and U.S. Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) hold replica flintlock rifles awarded them by cadets during the Republican Society Patriot Dinner at the Citadel Military College on February 22, 2015 in Charleston, South Carolina. Trump and U.S. Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) were honored at the annual event.
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From left, Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., Tim Scott, R-S.C., and Jerry Moran, R-Kan., arrive in the Capitol on the Senate subway for the policy luncheons on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015.