Cries on “Uncle Tom” in 3… 2… 1.
Via Fox Nation:
VAN SUSTEREN: All right, what do you make of the NAACP? He says, the president, that you don’t believe in civil rights.
SCOTT: I think it’s ridiculous.
VAN SUSTEREN: Why does he say that?
SCOTT: Well, I mean, I think the — the — some folks really want to find a way to make race more of a part of their conversation going forward, and I think that it’s time for us to continue to move forward as a nation.
If you really think about where we are, we have the most diverse freshman class in the Senate perhaps in its history. America has made amazing steps forward, and we will continue to make steps forward as we focus on those issues that bring us together.
Economic freedom is a real opportunity in this nation for a lot of folks. The way we get there is by making sure that family incomes go up while government spending goes down.