GOP Sen. Tim Scott Says Fighting For Corporate America Is A 'Trap'
Huffington Post - about 3 years
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) was amused, more than anything else, by his upcoming cameo in a NowThis News video referencing the Netflix series "House of Cards."
One of the next things on Scott's schedule that day was the taping of his short scene. The 48-year-old senator padded over to a couch in his Capitol Hill office and planted his shoeless feet, clad in blue-and-pink patterned socks, on a coffee table. He pulled out his phone to find the line that he had been asked to memorize.
"I've looked at it once. My line that I have to remember, it's, 'The nature of promises, Linda, is that they are immune to changing circumstances,'" he said with a wry grin and a mock serious tone.
Asked if he had ever watched the Netflix show, he said, "Never. I heard it was really good though."
Scott has been a senator for barely a year. Only six years ago, he was a member of the county council in his home town of Charleston, S.C. Since then, he has enjoyed a quick rise to political promi
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