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Mark Sanford

Governor and White House Ambitions Go South: Sanford Admits Affair

June 24, 2009

Well, there’s one South Carolina boy who can forget about moving to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in three and a half years.  The story out of South Carolina the last few days has gone from “um, has anybody seen the Governor?  I know his wife doesn’t really care, but we do” to “I think he went [...]

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Shredding the Constitution Under the Guise of Economic Stimulus

March 16, 2009

Several Governors, most notably Gov. Mark Sanford (R-SC) and Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX), have refused stimulus funds, due to the enormous amount of strings attached.  Yet due to a provision in the stimulus bill itself, legislatures have the power to override the Governor’s decision, and it appears that at least in South Carolina, that provision [...]

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GOP Governors May Say “Thanks But No Thanks”

February 19, 2009

Now that Obama’s big government monstrosity is the law of land, debate has now shifted to the state level where many Republican Governors are considering rejecting the taxpayer dollars redistributed to them by the federal government. Democrats are up in arms of course, accusing many of these Governors of harming their citizens to score political [...]

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