U.S. Rep. David Scott, D-Ga., represents a sprawling district in metro Atlanta— and he supported defeated Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. But that doesn’t stop him from introducing legislation that he hopes new President Donald Trump and Republicans will support.

Scott’s first bill creates a $19 million pool of money for 19 historically black land grant colleges and universities, including Georgia’s Fort Valley State University, for scholarships for students going into agriculture-related fields. The other bill, related to the Trump/GOP effort to build the Keystone oil pipeline, would incentivize businesses to recruit and train black men under the age of 39 for such infrastructure-related work. 

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