The Myrtle Beach Post & Courier reports:
U.S. Sen. Tim Scott said he’d support former President Donald Trump if he makes a run for a second term in the White House, curbing some speculation the South Carolina Republican could himself be a 2024 candidate.
When asked if he’d support a Trump run he answered “of course” but deflected further questions if he has a desire to run for the Oval Office as well. He added he is focused on his reelection campaign for Senate next year.
“Well at this point I’m not running for president at all,” he added. “I’m not going to answer a hypothetical question.” He also downplayed interest in being Trump’s choice for vice president.
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It’s really hard to see how Trump doesn’t run in 2024 when people like Tim Scott are already throwing him the GOP nomination. https://t.co/D3Udh8bQHM
— Amanda Carpenter (@amandacarpenter) October 31, 2021