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In the 1st Congressional District of South Carolina, where a Republican nominee can lose some usual Republican voters and still get elected, if there's one clear message that can interpreted from ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 114 comments on Tue May 07, 2013 at 06:44 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
Sanford hasn't quite trespassed into 50 percent territory, but he's close Public Policy Polling ( PDF ), likely voters, May 4-5, ±2.
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 101 comments on Mon May 06, 2013 at 06:01 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
You may have heard that Larry Flynt, the CEO of Hustler Magazine, has endorsed embattled Republican candidate Mark Sanford in the special election in the 1st Congressional District of South Carolina.
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu May 02, 2013 at 01:48 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Major H/T to GottaLaff & the Political Carnival for bringing this one to my attention: WCSC-TV has the best article ever about a dating service that has chosen Mark “Pretends Not To Hear Colbert-...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Apr 30, 2013 at 05:04 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Oh, this has got to hurt. Just when you thought things were getting bad for Mark Sanford, they're getting worse and Elizabeth Colbert-Busch seems to be better at getting GOP support than Sanford.
by pipsorcle
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Apr 26, 2013 at 01:39 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Conventional wisdom would suggest that Mark Sanford's effort to retake his congressional seat should have ended with Wednesday's revelation that he'd been caught trespassing on his ex-wife Jenny's ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 62 comments on Sat Apr 20, 2013 at 07:00 AM PDT with 65 Recommends
Republican Mark Sanford, the disgraced former Governor of South Carolina who is now running in the special congressional election in the 1st Congressional District of South Carolina, allegedly ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Apr 16, 2013 at 08:11 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
It was Mark Sanford day on MSNBC's Morning Joe yesterday. Stephen Colbert was not happy about it.
by Scarce
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 10:52 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
Ostensibly, former South Carolina Governor (and notorious Appalachian Trail hiker) is set to run against Elizabeth Colbert-Busch for his former and now vacant congressional seat. But if this clip ...
by Scarce
Comment Count 44 comments on Wed Apr 03, 2013 at 08:36 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
PPP came out with their poll on the 2013 Special Election to succeed Senator Tim Scott's (R. SC) old seat in South Carolina's first district and the numbers have me very excited: http://www....
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Mar 26, 2013 at 09:44 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis has endorsed Elizabeth Colbert-Busch in her run for Congress in the South Carolina 1st Congressional District. Talking Points Memo has the quote; “...
by pistolSO
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Feb 28, 2013 at 02:16 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Ok, I know I spent yesterday talking about how the Daily Kos should endorse the Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act of 2013: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/03/04/1191509/-AK-Sen-The-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Mar 05, 2013 at 02:32 PM PST with 32 Recommends
The best Democratic candidate for the South Carolina 1st special election is Elizabeth Colbert-Busch (she pronounces Colbert as "Coal-Bert"), and one of the main issues that she brings up is wind ...
by pistolSO
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Feb 21, 2013 at 12:21 PM PST with 10 Recommends
State Senator and 2010 Gubernatorial Candidate, Vincent Sheheen (D) was the big guest at a Irmo Democrats monthly meeting and Sheheen drew a pretty big crowd: http://irmo.patch.com/articles/...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 09:31 AM PST with 15 Recommends