- Last week, Sen. Tim Scott read off a list of insults he received for supporting Jeff Sessions for Attorney General
- Issac Bailey: While Scott shouldn't have been disparaged, he committed a graver sin in helping to elect Donald Trump
Issac Bailey has been a journalist in South Carolina for two decades and was most recently the primary columnist for The Sun News in Myrtle Beach. He was a 2014 Harvard University Nieman fellow. Follow him on Twitter: @ijbailey. The views expressed are his own.
(CNN)No one should have more sympathy for Sen. Tim Scott (R-South Carolina) than me. As the first black man elected to the US Senate from the Deep South since Reconstruction, Scott occupies a remarkable position in Congress.