After the GOP tax plan passed through Congress today, President Trump and the bill’s supporters held an event where many Republicans spoke, including Sen. Tim Scott:
— Mark Knoller (@ markknoller) December 20, 2017
One HuffPo contributor took a hateful and condescending approach that might not shock you:
What a shocker … there’s ONE black person there and sure enough the government had him standing right next to the mic like a manipulated prop. Way to get-up-and-go @SenatorTimScott. #trump #taxscambill
— Andy Ostroy (@ AndyOstroy) December 20, 2017
Seriously? Sen. Scott chimed in with class while at the same day plummeting a HEAVY mic:
Uh likely because I helped write the bill for the past time, have multiple provisions included, got multiple Senators on board over the last week and have worked on tax reform my entire time in Congress. But if you’d instead just see my skin color, pls seem free. https :// t.co/ KLLNXqIZ3i
— Tim Scott (@ SenatorTimScott) December 20, 2017
Sen. Scott was part of the conference committee. What- he must not be important because … because why again? https :// t.co /8 PGeNDL6QQ
— David Martosko (@ dmartosko) December 20, 2017
You are about to be schooled and epically embarrassed. Tim Scott has been working on tax reform since he entered Congress.
— Stealth Jeff (@ drawandstrike) December 20, 2017
Exactly, he has been one of the primary architects of this bill. Huge contributor.
— Deplorable vet. (@ StephenCardon1 0) December 20, 2017