Tuesday, May 7, 2013

South Carolina Votes SANFORD [R] 54% COLBERT [D] 45%



The Come Back Kid is back with a vengeance!  If Bill Clinton can be redeemed for his past peccadilloes, why not Mark Sanford? 

AP reports four years after scandal derailed his political career, ex-Republican Gov. Mark Sanford once again holds a South Carolinapolitical office, winning back his old congressional seat Tuesday after a race in which he battled his past and an opponent who outdid him in fundraising.

Sanford's resurrection was completed when he defeated Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch, the sister of political satirist Stephen Colbert, in a district that hasn't elected a Democratic congressman in more than three decades.

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