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Honorable Mark Sanford

Representing the 1st District of South Carolina

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May 24, 2016 Blog Post

Last week, the House voted on H.R. 5243, the Zika Response Appropriations Act, which passed the House 241 to 183. I voted yes.

May 23, 2016 Blog Post

Earlier tonight, the House voted on HR 4889, the Kelsey Smith Act. The bill would have allowed the government to access cell phone location data, and more precisely, it would give the government the ability to redefine the occasions in which it could access records without the clearance of a judge.

May 20, 2016 Blog Post

Following up as I said I would on HR 4909, the National Defense Authorization Act for 2017. We voted Wednesday night on the bill, which passed 277 to 147. I voted yes.

May 20, 2016 Press Release

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May 20, 2016

 

SANFORD ANNOUNCES UPCOMING SATELLITE OFFICE HOURS

May 19, 2016 Blog Post

It’s been busy in Washington with a host of votes on many different issues revolving around the National Defense Authorization Act. This bill authorizes military spending and programs, and all manner of policy is determined in it. There were almost 400 amendments filed to the bill, but let me highlight just three amendments and votes that came up and warrant further explanation.

May 19, 2016 Press Release

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May 19, 2016


SANFORD VOTES FOR BILL TO PROVIDE FUNDING AGAINST ZIKA VIRUS

May 18, 2016 Press Release

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May 18, 2016


SANFORD OFFERS AMENDMENT TO HELP SUPPORT THE HEALTH OF OUR TROOPS

May 12, 2016 Press Release

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May 12, 2016

SANFORD WELCOMES HONOR FLIGHT TO WASHINGTON

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Mark Sanford released the following statement after visiting yesterday with the 21st South Carolina Honor Flight to Washington:

May 12, 2016 Blog Post

This afternoon, the House voted on H.R. 5046, the Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Reduction Act of 2016. This bill would authorize the appropriation of $103 million a year for five years to provide grants to combat drug addiction at the state and local level. While the bill passed 413 to 5, I was one of five to vote against it, and I would offer a few thoughts on that front.

May 5, 2016 Press Release

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May 5, 2016

 

SANFORD ANNOUNCES SUN CITY SATELLITE OFFICE HOURS FOR MAY

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