Scott, R-S.C., said such comments are not surprising considering Biden’s record in "sponsoring a crime bill in the 1990s that jailed more African-American males than any other legislation."
“And President Trump comes along, and through his criminal justice reform, corrects the absolute mistakes made by Joe Biden; 1.3 million African-Americans voted for Trump. He’s saying to 1.3 million African-Americans that you are not black? Who in the heck does he think he is? That is the most arrogant, outrageous comment that I’ve heard in a very long time and I take offense to that.”