Of the 1,970 men and who have held a seat in the Senate, a grand total of 10 were black.
Currently, the lone black Republican senator is Tim Scott of South Carolina, who was just re-elected to a six-year term in November.
You might recall that Scott was tapped by South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley – the next probable Ambassador to the UN – to replace Jim DeMint, who parted for the Heritage Foundation.
Scott then won a special election in 2014 to fill the final two years of DeMint’s term.
Because he’s a black Republican, Scott is seen as a traitor to his race in the eyes of progressives the country over.
You know the story.
Here’s a racist message he was recently sent…
With one word, Scott crushed the racist…
— Tim Scott (@SenatorTimScott) January 11, 2017
Scott for the win!
Libs are constantly trying to divide the nation on racial grounds, even when a black man is successful.
H/T: Right Scoop