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Honorable Mark Sanford

Representing the 1st District of South Carolina

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Aug 16, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Mark Sanford (R-SC-01) announced his schedule for August 19 – August 23, 2013
Aug 11, 2013 Newsletters
Summer has evaporated...well I guess I'm choosing the wrong its been soaked this year! My point is that its flown by, and I trust yours has gone well. From my end, it’s hard to believe that I’ve already been in Washington 11 weeks.
Jul 11, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Mark Sanford announced his in-district schedule for July 12th, 15th, and 16th.
Jul 11, 2013 Blog Post
This afternoon I voted against the latest version of the Farm Bill to come before the House, and I applaud my colleagues in the House Agricultural Committee for their work to bring about this bill. Their efforts were earnest and in good faith, but I ultimately voted no because I have seen this dance toward reform come up short of watching out for the taxpayer since I first voted for the Freedom to Farm bill in the mid 90’s.
Jul 2, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Sanford (R-SC) has joined fifteen of his colleagues in filing an amicus brief supporting the American Civil Liberties Union’s (ACLU) motion requesting that the courts established under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) release its opinions on surveillance requests.
Jun 27, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Sanford (R-SC) congratulated the First District’s 2013 Congressional Art Competition Winner, Alexandra “Lexi” Maree Ball, in his Washington, D.C., office on Wednesday.  Lexi, who graduated from Bluffton High School this past June, won the competition for her digital photograph entitled, “Overturn.”

Jun 25, 2013 Newsletters
Failed leadership at the IRS, unanswered questions about the Benghazi tragedy and the seizing of AP reporters' phone records have certainly made the last few months controversial with regard to news from Washington.
Jun 24, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.–  Conservative think tank Heritage Action for America posted the following article on Monday commending U.S.

Jun 24, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.-  U.S. Representative Mark Sanford (R-SC) issued the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to hear a case on the constitutionality of appointments President Obama made to federal agencies—specifically the National Labor Relations Board—without Senate approval during the 2011-2012 winter recess. 

Jun 14, 2013 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Representative Mark Sanford (R-SC-01) will serve on the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure’s Water, Resources and Environment Subcommittee, the Coastguard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee, and the Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Subcommittee; as well as the Committee on Homeland Security’s Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications Subcommittee and the Transportation Security Subcommittee.