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BREAKING: Nikki Haley to Appoint Tim Scott to US Senate

MudontheTires Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 12:12 AM
"I am sure he will be a hero to the far right unless and until he moderates his stands." Moderates? So becoming a communist like the CBC (and dems in general) is moderating?

With Sen. Jim DeMint on his way to take the reins at the Heritage Foundation, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley is charged with selecting his replacement for the next two years.  According to multiple sources, her pick is Rep. Tim Scott, who will be the only African-American Republican in Congress when the new sessions gavels in:

Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina has chosen Representative Tim Scott to replace Jim DeMint in the United States Senate, according to three Republican officials. The move will make Mr. Scott the first black senator from the South...