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Honorable Mark Sanford

Representing the 1st District of South Carolina

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Feb 24, 2017 Blog Post

Yesterday, I joined Mrs. King’s 4th grade social studies class at Sullivan’s Island Elementary School.

I walked away profoundly impressed with this bright group of students, their teacher and this case they’re both Mrs. King’s! If anything, this most recent election has inspired a curiosity into how our political process works...and for that I am thankful.

Feb 23, 2017 Blog Post

Would you believe me if I told you that unemployment checks - paid by US taxpayers - are being sent to people fired from their jobs for using drugs?

It's a free world, and people can make choices as they see fit...but if an employer has a no drug policy, should you and I pay for their choice to break with the employer's policy?!

Feb 23, 2017 Press Release



Feb 23, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Mark Sanford announced that his district staff will be conducting satellite office hours per the schedule below.

Feb 21, 2017 Blog Post

We are out of session this week, and I want to bring you up to speed on a few bills I could not get to, given the rush of legislative activity in Washington over the last few weeks.

Feb 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Representative Mark Sanford introduced H.R. 1072, the Obamacare Replacement Act. This bill repeals those aspects of Obamacare that acted as the main drivers of increased prices and premiums and replaces them with a free market, patient-centered, and consumer-driven healthcare system.

Feb 15, 2017 Blog Post


Date: Saturday, February 18, 2017

Time: 9:00 AM (Doors open at 8:15 AM; we recommend arriving early to guarantee a seat.)

Location: Mount Pleasant Town Hall, 100 Ann Edwards Ln, Building C, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464 

Feb 14, 2017 Blog Post

Republicans in Washington have voted over 60 times to repeal the Affordable Care Act - what some call Obamacare. It was popular to do so. It was also a safe vote.

Feb 9, 2017 Blog Post

After President Trump was elected, the Obama administration passed 150 “midnight” rules over its last 60 days in office. They weren't debated. They were again just edicts from Washington.