Senator Jim DeMint
James Warren DeMint is an American politician who was a United States Senator from South Carolina from 2005 to 2013. He previously served as the United States Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district from 1999 to 2005. He has been a tireless advocate for smaller government, individual liberty, a strong national defense and traditional values. He is the author of several books, the most recent of which, Saving Freedom, focuses on behind-the-scenes actions in Congress that some believe are changing.