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Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.), one of just two African Americans in the United States Senate, took to the Senate floor to explain how he experiences racism, even from police on Capitol Hill, while he wears his official pin.
The MSNBC host dissected the South Carolina senator's GOP response to Biden's address in about a minute.
"The actions of the president and his party are pulling us further and further and further apart," Scott, a loyal Trump ally, said after Biden's address to Congress.
"You are gaslighting people. You are giving people misinformation," the CNN anchor said of South Carolina Republican Tim Scott.
And yet his Black Democratic opponent, Jamie Harrison, has been polling very well.
"I think he misspoke. I think he should correct it," Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina said of the president's refusal to condemn white supremacists.
Democrats blocked a bill authored by Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) that they viewed as insufficient to bring real accountability to police departments nationwide.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) did not say whether his party would filibuster the bill offered by Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.).
The issue of qualified immunity has emerged as the biggest sticking point in the GOP-controlled Senate.
Sen. James Lankford of Oklahoma said outlawing the sometimes-deadly restraint should have been done "a long time ago."