He also wrecked Joe Biden's stupid, dementia-riddled face with a "bless his heart" charm.
Senator Tim Scott delivers the Republican response to the State of the Union
Locking vulnerable kids out of the classroom is locking adults out of their future.
Our public schools should have reopened months ago. Other countries' did. Private and religious schools did. Science has shown for months that schools are safe.
But too often, powerful grown-ups set science aside.
I get called "Uncle Tom" and the N-word — by "progressives." By liberals.
Just last week, a national newspaper suggested my family's poverty was actually privilege because a relative owned land generations before my time.
The same filibuster that President Obama and President Biden praised when they were senators, the same filibuster that the Democrats used to kill my police reform bill last year, has not suddenly become a racist relic just because the shoe is now on the other foot!
Race is not a political weapon to settle every issue the way one side wants.
It's far too important.
The American family deserves better. And we know what better looks like!
I believe this is what we call an "A Star is Born" moment. You and I knew he was a star. But this was to a national audience.
Not that anyone should be getting "Scott 2024" tattooed across their sternums yet. People have a habit of pledging their undying loyalty over a single speech. We're almost always disappointed when we do. But when it comes to a national debate, when it comes to promoting conservative values, what we believe, why we believe it, and why Biden progressives are horrible for our country, Sen. Scott is one of the best we have. I'm glad he's on our side.