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Tim Scott, sole black GOP senator, warns against “politicizing” mass shootings

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South Carolina Republican Sen. Tim Scott joins Major Garrett from Mount Pleasant to discuss how the U.S. should respond to the mass shootings in Ohio and Texas.
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