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Honorable Mark Sanford

Representing the 1st District of South Carolina

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Nov 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Representative Mark Sanford signed on as an original cosponsor of the Congressional Accountability and Hush Fund Elimination Act yesterday. The bill was introduced by Rep.

Nov 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Mark Sanford announced that he will be hosting Neighborhood Office Hours in Moncks Corner on December 1st.


Nov 28, 2017 Blog Post

Happy post-Thanksgiving!

I do hope that yours was a good one. Thanksgiving really is my favorite holiday...ours is a frenetic one with lots of outdoors, hunting, and more down at the farm. In whatever your tradition might be, I do hope that you were with family, friends, and loved ones….

Nov 27, 2017 Press Release

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

Nov 18, 2017 Blog Post

This past week, the House passed Resolution 599, which expresses the need for a political solution in Yemen consistent with United Nations Security Council Resolution 2216 or as otherwise agreed to by the parties. In short form, it expresses the sense of Congress in regards to our strategy in Yemen. The measure passed, but I was one of 30 who voted against the bill, and here’s why:

Nov 16, 2017 Blog Post

A few moments ago, the House passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. It passed by a vote of 227 to 205, and with mixed feelings, I voted yes. In some measure, I did so as a vote to continue the process because many Republicans from Northeastern states want to keep the tax exemptions currently favorable to high tax states - and for the process to continue, my vote was needed.

Nov 15, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Mark Sanford (R-SC) joined Representatives Steve Cohen (D-TN), Mike Bishop (R-MI), and Terri Sewell (D-AL) in leading a bipartisan letter - signed by 72 of their colleagues - to United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.

Nov 14, 2017 Blog Post

Today, the House voted on the finalized version of the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), and it passed 356 to 70. I voted yes.

This bill was the conference report, which is the negotiated version between the House and Senate bills.