Rep. Tim Scott picked to replace DeMint in Senate - Article Photos 3/8

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, left, announces U.S. Rep. Tim Scott, right, as Sen. Jim DeMint's replacement in the U.S. Senate during a news conference at the South Carolina Statehouse, Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, in Columbia, S.C., making him the only black Republican in Congress and the South's first black Republican senator since Reconstruction. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)