U.S. Rep. Tim Scott speaks during a news conference after being named Jim DeMint's replacement in the U.S. Senate at the South Carolina Statehouse on Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, in Columbia, S.C. (AP ... more 
U.S. Rep. Tim Scott speaks during a news conference after being named Jim DeMint's replacement in the U.S. Senate at the South Carolina Statehouse on Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Rainier Ehrhardt
Tue, Dec 18, 2012 4:46 AM EST