FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2011, file photo, Rep. Tim Scott, R-S.C. listens at a House Rules committee meeting, on Capitol Hill in Washington. A Washington GOP official says South Carolina

 

              FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2011, file photo, Rep. Tim Scott, R-S.C. listens at a House Rules committee meeting, on Capitol Hill in Washington.  A Washington GOP official says South Carolina
FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2011, file photo, Rep. Tim Scott, R-S.C. listens at a House Rules committee meeting, on Capitol Hill in Washington. A Washington GOP official says South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has chosen Rep. Tim Scott to replace Jim DeMint in the Senate. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)