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  • Sanford attending offshore energy tour in Gulf

    South Carolina Congressman Mark Sanford is visiting the Gulf of Mexico to learn more about offshore energy development.


  • Mark Sanford accused of violating divorce terms

    The ex-wife of U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford has again accused the congressman of violating the couple's divorce agreement.


  • Sanford scheduled to make stops in SC district

    Rep. Mark Sanford is spending time this week meeting with constituents in his coastal South Carolina congressional district.


  • Mayors want Sanford to stay out of local matters

    Some mayors in the Lowcountry think U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford needs to pay more attention to national issues.


  • Bill begins dividing agency's duties in July

    A bill being talked about as the largest overhaul of state government in 20 years is on its way to desk of Gov. Nikki Haley, who praises the restructuring both she and her predecessor fought for as bringing South Carolina out of the dark ages.


  • ** FILE ** Mark Sanford is headed back to Washington for this second turn in the House of Representatives, this time with fiancee Maria Belen Chapur at his side. (Associated Press)

    Mark Sanford's mistress-turned-fiancee insists — oddly — they didn't have affair

    The Argentine woman at the heart of Rep. Mark Sanford’s political downfall said in a first-of-its-kind media interview that she did not commit adultery with the former South Carolina governor – despite his own admission of the affair in 2009.


  • Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford speaks during the NAACP 1st Congressional District political forum on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, in Goose Creek, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

    Ex-S.C. Gov. Sanford reclaims House seat in comeback

    Republican Mark Sanford, the former South Carolina governor whose extramarital affair derailed his political career, returned to Congress on Wednesday with his Argentine "soul mate" at his side.


  • Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford gives his victory speech in Mt. Pleasant, S.C., on on May 7, 2013, after winning back his old congressional seat in the state's 1st District. (Associated Press)

    GOP prepares to welcome back Sanford

    Mark Sanford's plea for forgiveness succeeded with South Carolina voters on Tuesday, and now his Republican colleagues will have to decide whether they, too, can forgive him.


  • ** FILE ** Mark Sanford is headed back to Washington for this second turn in the House of Representatives, this time with fiancee Maria Belen Chapur at his side. (Associated Press)

    Inside the Beltway: An eye on Benghazi

    "Terrorists murdered four Americans, we demand the truth," reads a terse new petition for White House transparency on the Benghazi attacks, organized by the American Center for Law and Justice and signed by 77,000 people. "President Obama: With continually changing stories and inaccurate accounts, the American people have been misled. Terrorists attacked American soil —; our embassy — we need the truth and accountability," the petition says.


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