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Mark Sanford Achieves Epic Comeback
Mark Sanford has pulled off a political comeback some thought impossible. After the infamous Argentine affair tarnished his governorship in 2009, and after state officials slapped him with 37 ethics charges later that year for unrelated trips, Sanford left office as one of the nation's top
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Welcome Back Sanford: Ex-Gov Wins House Seat
Welcome back, Mark Sanford. The former South Carolina governor will soon return to Washington, D.C., having pulled off an improbable political comeback, winning South Carolina’s First District special election against Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch, after his 2009 Argentinian affair scandal ...
The Note: Mark Sanford's Second Chance
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES SOUTH CAROLINA’S COMEBACK KID: After an infamous Argentine affair tarnished his governorship in 2009, and after state officials slapped him with 37 ethics charges later that year for unrelated trips, Mark Sanford left office as one of the nation’s ...
The Note's Must-Reads for Wednesday May 8, 2013
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Carrie Halperin, Jayce Henderson, Amanda VanAllen and Jordan Mazza CONGRESSMAN MARK SANFORD ABC
Mr. Sanford's Wild Ride: Voters Go to Polls In House Race
Mark Sanford’s road to redemption has been long and winding. Knocked out of politics by his “Appalachian Trail” scandal in 2009, debased as the nation’s top political pariah, the former governor is attempting a nearly inconceivable comeback–to retake the House seat he held in the...
S.C.'s Very Strange House Special (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES VOTERS, VOTING: In South Carolina’s First Congressional District today, voters will turn out for the special election between Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch, and former governor Mark Sanford, whose career was tarnished by the infamous “Appalachian ...
Close Congressional Race in South Carolina
Former Gov. Mark Sanford and Elizabeth Colbert Busch are in a very close race.
South Carolina House Race Defined by People Who Aren't Running
What do Comedy Central talk show host Stephen Colbert; Jenny Sanford, the spurned ex-wife of former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, and Maria Belen Chapur, the Argentinian woman Sanford left her for have in common? None of them are running to represent South Carolina's First Congressional