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February 7, 2016

Mark Sanford: Baby, He Was Born to Run

Now that the people of South Carolina’s 1st District have spoken, Democrats would need a restraining order to keep returning lawmaker Mark Sanford out of the U.S. Capitol.

(CQ Roll Call archives)

(CQ Roll Call archives)

As seen above, the boomerang Republican — who served in the House from 1995-2001 before skipping town to become governor of the Palmetto State — used to be really into running.

Hiking seems to be more his speed these days …


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