Sanford announces more Beaufort County Endorsements

sanford

ANNOUNCEMENT SHOWS DEEP SUPPORT, GROWING MOMENTUM IN BEAUFORT COUNTY Bluffton, SC – March 22, 2013 – Former Governor Mark Sanford today was joined by a growing list of Beaufort County leaders endorsing his candidacy, demonstrating deep support for his conservative philosophy and his growing momentum in the southern portion of the district. Today, those announcing…[Read More]

Jeff King endorses Mark Sanford

MarkSanford

Charleston, SC – March 22, 2013 – Former Congressional candidate and Goose Creek engineer Jeff King today endorsed Mark Sanford in the 1st District runoff, joining a growing number of former candidates signing on to help Sanford. “Campaigning alongside Mark, I know firsthand that he understands the challenges our nation faces, and more importantly, will…[Read More]

Keith Blandford endorses Mark Sanford

mark

LIMITED GOVERNMENT ADVOCATE BACKS MARK SANFORD IN RUNOFF ELECTION; BLANDFORD TO CAMPAIGN WITH SANFORD TODAY   Charleston, SC – March 21, 2013 – The Sanford for Congress campaign this morning announced its second post-primary endorsement of the runoff election, as Sullivan’s Island small businessman and Navy veteran Keith Blandford today announced his support for former…[Read More]

Seven Reasons for Sanford: #7 – Standing up to the big spenders, regardless of party

sanford

Charleston, SC – March 18, 2013 – The Sanford for Congress campaign today completed its “Seven Reasons for Sanford” series, a reminder to voters in the First District that while others may talk about cutting debt and spending, Sanford has actually done it. Reason #7: Sanford has a record of standing up to big spenders,…[Read More]

Seven Reasons for Sanford: #2 Changing business as usual in Columbia

559889_10151391377857745_892954917_n

Charleston, SC – March 12, 2013 – The Sanford for Congress campaign today continued its “Seven Reasons for Sanford” series, a reminder to voters in the First District that while others may talk about cutting debt and spending, Sanford has actually done it. Reason #2: Sanford accomplished real reform in Columbia, successfully changing business as usual…[Read More]

Eddie White: I’m with Mark

eddie

A new testimonial video from our friend, Eddie White.

Seven Reasons for Sanford: #1: Rated Most Fiscally Conservative Governor in America

thumb boat

Charleston, SC – March 11, 2013 – The Sanford for Congress campaign today kicked off its “Seven Reasons for Sanford” series, a daily reminder to voters in the First District that while others may talk about cutting debt and spending, Sanford has actually done it.   Today’s reason: In 2010, Sanford was rated the most…[Read More]

Mark Sanford raises $330K for House race

Mark Sanford raises $330K for House race By Cameron Joseph Original article: http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/house-races/286989-mark-sanford-raises-330k-for-house-race   Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford (R) has raised more than $330,000 since he began his campaign for Congress, his campaign announced Friday morning.   Sanford has $365,000 on hand for the campaign’s key stretch, and has spent slightly more than…[Read More]

Factcheck.org: Mark Sanford Falsely Accused in TV Ad

false

Factcheck.org: Mark Sanford Falsely Accused in TV Ad Original Article appears here: http://factcheck.org/2013/03/mark-sanford-falsely-accused-in-tv-ad/   John Kuhn, one of 16 Republicans seeking his party’s nomination in South Carolina’s special House election, falsely claims former Gov. Mark Sanford “supported a massive earmark spending bill.” Sanford in fact vetoed the bill, saying it was packed with “politically-driven, pork…[Read More]

Third Spot Features Sanford Discussing Record on Fiscal Conservatism

Screen shot 2013-03-07 at 1.36.07 PM

Charleston, SC- March 7, 2013 - Former South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford today announced the release of his third television ad in the SC-1 special election, entitled “Difference.”   The spot will begin airing Thursday, and will join Sanford’s other ads in rotation on district-wide broadcast and cable.   In the new ad, Sanford speaks directly…[Read More]

Sanford Campaign Dismisses Kuhn Ad as Fiction; Intentional Distortion of Sanford’s Record

factcheck

Kuhn Campaign Has Its Facts Wrong; Sanford Vetoed Life Sciences Act As Governor   Charleston, SC – March 6, 2013 – John Kuhn’s new negative television ad attacking Governor Sanford is false on virtually every claim, leading the Sanford for Congress campaign to label the ad by the former one-term state Senator as “desperate and…[Read More]

Beaufort County Council Chairman endorses Sanford

sign

SOMMERVILLE CITES SANFORD’S RECORD OF DEFICIT, DEBT REDUCTION Beaufort, SC - March 6, 2013 - Former Governor Mark Sanford today announced another key supporter in Beaufort County, as County Council Chairman Paul Sommerville endorsed Sanford’s candidacy for the 1st Congressional District. Sommerville is the latest in a growing list of endorsers from Beaufort County. Already, Senator Tom Davis…[Read More]

Sanford’s path marked by tough stands against spending

374268_10151321850552745_594250086_n

HOLDING SPENDING IN CHECK PAVED WAY FOR TAX CUTS, REPAYMENT OF NEARLY $1 BILLION IN DEBT, DEFICITS   Charleston, SC – March 5, 2013 – Carrying two pigs into the Statehouse to highlight, and ultimately force repayment of, the final portion of the state’s unconstitutional deficit may be the best-remembered of former Governor Sanford’s at…[Read More]

“Mr. Sanford went to Washington”

cspan_sanford

INDEPENDENT WEB VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS STIMULUS FIGHT   Charleston, SC – March 4, 2013 – Many people remember former Governor Mark Sanford being the first governor to formally reject federal stimulus funds, and fighting against accepting the stimulus all the way to the state Supreme Court.   What’s forgotten though, is that Sanford’s fight against the…[Read More]

Sanford announces additional Beaufort County Endorsements

IMG_0256

ADDED SUPPORT SHOWS GROWING MOMENTUM IN SOUTHERN PART OF DISTRICT   Charleston, SC – March 1, 2013 – Former Governor Mark Sanford today announced three more key endorsements from Beaufort County, showing his growing momentum in the lower part of the district.   Sanford has already announced the endorsement of state Senator Tom Davis, a…[Read More]

Reforming, cutting taxes key to getting economy moving

sanford_photo

Former Governor Mark Sanford today called for tax reform and relief at the federal level, saying it was necessary to getting the economy moving in the right direction.   As governor, Sanford signed into law the first cut to the marginal income tax rate in state history, cutting income taxes on small businesses from 7…[Read More]

Sanford calls Balanced Budget Amendment a reminder of the importance of, in fact, balancing budgets

Screen-Shot-2013-02-27-at-10.46

Charleston, SC – February 27, 2013 – Former Governor Mark Sanford said today that while all Republicans would agree a Balanced Budget Amendment is important to fighting Washington’s overspending, debate on its passage underscores his unique experiences in working to indeed balance budgets. Only Sanford has led the fight for balanced budgets and against deficit…[Read More]

Mark’s second ad

sanford_still

Watch our new ad here

A Fallen Star Seeks to Shine Again

featured18

CHARLESTON, S.C.— Mark Sanford is ready to try and salvage his political career and win back his old congressional seat.   He acknowledges he has baggage. He was the picture-perfect family-values governor, married to successful wife Jenny and father of four, who disappeared on the job in 2009, then was supposed to be working through…[Read More]

Former Beaufort County state Senator, state insurance commissioner endorses Sanford

featured17

RICHARDSON CITES SANFORD’S RECORD OF CUTTING DEBT, DEFICITS JOINS SEN. DAVIS TO HELP LEAD BEAUFORT COUNTY EFFORTS   Beaufort, SC - February 21, 2013 - Former Governor Mark Sanford today announced the endorsement of former Beaufort state Senator Scott Richardson in his race for the 1st district Republican nomination. Richardson represented the Senate district which is currently held…[Read More]

Mark on the Today Show

featured16

Watch a clip of Mark’s appearance on the Today Show here.

Morning Joe talks about our first ad

featured15

Click play to see the Morning Joe crew discuss our first ad.

Our First Ad

featured14

Change Washington. Watch the video

Mark on Piers Morgan

featured13

Mark Sanford featured on Piers Morgan. Watch the video