"The Daily Show" guest host recapped the cringe-inducing moment at Trump's Fox News town hall.
The South Carolina Republican went full-on sycophant over former President Donald Trump.
Sen. Tim Scott is "so desperate to be vice president," the "Late Night" comedian said.
The Trump-loving senator's boast earned him a series of social media takedowns.
"The perception that the legal system is being weaponized against Donald Trump is actually increasing his poll numbers," the South Carolina senator said.
The Fox News host asked Scott about Trump's "pretty tough" words for someone he has deemed a "friend."
The South Carolina senator kissed the ring onstage after the former president's victory in New Hampshire.
“I'm looking at the map and the path going forward, and I don't see it for Nikki Haley,” RNC chair Ronna McDaniel said Tuesday.
The former president teased the longtime bachelor senator after he proposed to his girlfriend.
The South Carolina senator was at one point the only bachelor in the Republican race for president.