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Sen. Tim Scott at Clemson for discussion of fighting poverty

October 12, 2016

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina U.S. Sen. Tim Scott is taking part in a discussion at Clemson University on finding solutions to ending poverty in America.

The Republican appears Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at an event hosted by the collegiate group Turning Point USA at the Watt Family Innovation Center.

A screening of episodes from the documentary “Comeback” is also taking place. The documentary includes Scott, GOP House Speaker Paul Ryan, and two-sport star athlete Deion Sanders. They discuss changing lives through community-based solutions.

A discussion with audience members will follow. The event is open to the public but registration is required through http://clemsoncomeback.eventbrite.com because seating is limited.