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Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC)

3rd term Republican from South Carolina.

Bio

Residence: Hanahan

Marital Status: Single

Prev. Occupation: Insurance Agency Owner, Financial Adviser

Prev. Political Exp.: Charleston Co. Council, 1995-2008; SC House, 2009-10; US House, 2011-13; US Senate, 2013-present

Education: BS Charleston Southern University, 1988

Birthdate: 09/19/1965

Birthplace: North Charleston, SC

Religion: Christian

Percentage in Last Election: 61%

Major Opponent: Thomas Dixon


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Tim Scott.

Website: scott.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

104 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-6121
Fax: (202) 228-5143

Columbia Office: (more district offices)

1901 Main Street, suit 1425
Columbia, South Carolina 29201
Phone: (803) 771-6112
Fax: (855) 802-9355



Committee


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Jennifer DeCasper
  • Scheduler: Brie Kelly
  • Legis. Dir.: Charles Cogar
  • Comm. Dir.: Sean Smith
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Charles Cogar
  • Health LA: Conor Sheehey
  • Financial Services LA: alex smith
  • Foreign Policy LA: Lila Nieves-Lee
  • Education LA: Ethan Strickland
  • Agriculture LA: Shay Hawkins
  • Tax LA: Shay Hawkins
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Conor Sheehey

Votes

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Tim Scott voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Senate Approves Tax Deal that Makes EITC and Child Tax Credit Provisions Permanent 12/18/2015 Nay Voted Against
A Senate Passes 2016 Budget with Deep Cuts to Safety Net 05/05/2015 Yea Voted Against
P Senate Passes the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 04/14/2015 Nay Voted Against
A Senate passes their FY2016 Budget Resolution 03/27/2015 Yea Voted Against
A Final Senate Passage of Child Care Reauthorization 11/17/2014 Yea Voted For
P Senate Passage of Child Care Reauthorization Bill 03/13/2014 Yea Voted For
A Senate passes final Farm Bill, includes $8.6 billion in cuts to SNAP (Food Stamps) 02/04/2014 Nay Voted For
P Senate Farm Bill Passes with SNAP Cuts 06/10/2013 Nay Not Scored
R Senate Rejects Gillibrand Amendment to Protect SNAP 05/21/2013 Nay Voted Against
A Senate passes Sen. Murray's FY 2014 Budget Resolution 03/23/2013 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Tim Scott's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Tim Scott a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1371 - Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2017 -- expands EITC and the Child Tax Credit Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.3256 - Education for All Act of 2016 Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.1911 - Reach Every Mother and Child Act of 2015 Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.1252 - Global Food Security Act of 2016 Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.2797 - Bipartisan Senate Legislation to Establish “Rainy Day EITCs” Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.2420 - Senate Bill to Delay SNAP Work Requirements for "ABAWD"s Without Access to Job Training Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.1833 - Senate Access to Healthy Food for Young Children Act (Improve Child and Adult Care Food Program) Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.497 - Senate Healthy Families Act (Establish National Paid Sick Days Standard) Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.786 - Senate Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act (Provide Family and Medical Leave for All Workers) Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.1512 - Senate Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (Ends Discrimination Against Pregnant Workers) Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
S.1796 - Senate WIC Act (Extends WIC Eligibility to Age 6) Support No Send Message to Sen. Tim Scott
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.

PAC

PAC Contributions

2015-2016

2013-2014

2011-2012