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SC Sen. John Scott, a 33-year veteran of the Statehouse, has died. He was 69.

Posted on AllSides August 13th, 2023
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COLUMBIA — South Carolina Sen. John Scott, a Democratic legislator for 33 years, died Aug. 13 at the Medical University of South Carolina. He was 69. "It is great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, son, and brother, Sen. John L. Scott Jr., who passed away peaceably while surrounded by family and close friends," his family said in a statement. "We ask the community to keep his family in prayer." Scott, owner of a reality company, was first elected to the South Carolina House in...

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