Tim Scott http://wfae.org en Scott Needs To Be Effective At Marketing Conservative Message http://wfae.org/post/scott-needs-be-effective-marketing-conservative-message <p>With the announcement of Congressman Tim Scott filling the soon-to-be vacant seat of U.S. Senator Jim DeMint, South Carolina Republicans gain a continued stalwart of Tea Party conservatism with a history-making selection.</p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 20:22:37 +0000 Michael Bitzer 17909 at http://wfae.org Scott Needs To Be Effective At Marketing Conservative Message S.C. Makes History By Sending Tim Scott To Senate http://wfae.org/post/sc-makes-history-sending-tim-scott-senate <p>South Carolina Congressman Tim Scott will become the first ever African-American senator from the state. Governor Nikki Haley appointed him Monday to replace Senator Jim DeMint, who is resigning to run a conservative think tank.</p><p>The South Carolina State House was packed with reporters and visitors waiting to watch history.</p><p>"It is with great pleasure that I am appointing our next U.S. senator to be Congressman Tim Scott," Governor Nikki Haley said as the crowd applauded and a few even yelled.</p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 15:11:27 +0000 Michael Tomsic 17882 at http://wfae.org S.C. Makes History By Sending Tim Scott To Senate Haley Appoints Congressman Tim Scott To Fill DeMint's Seat http://wfae.org/post/haley-appoints-congressman-tim-scott-fill-demints-seat <p></p><p>South Carolina Congressman Tim Scott will become the first African-American senator from the state. Governor Nikki Haley chose him Monday to replace Senator Jim DeMint, who is resigning to run a conservative think tank. WFAE’s Michael Tomsic was at the announcement in Columbia. Here’s a transcript of his segment with WFAE’s Mark Rumsey:</p><p> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 21:35:33 +0000 Michael Tomsic & Mark Rumsey 17837 at http://wfae.org Haley Appoints Congressman Tim Scott To Fill DeMint's Seat