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Governor Sanford

Mark Sanford Suggests That Affair Helped Him Govern

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Outgoing Governor Mark Sanford (R-S.C.) recently explained that things had actually looked up after his notorious scandal involving a falsified Appala...

TV Review: The Good Wife Goes to Better Heights

Catie Lazarus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Catie Lazarus

The Good Wife is closer than any Oprah or Barbara Walters special will ever be to bringing this viewer to understanding why Hilda Spitzer, Elizabeth Edwards (until recently), and Hilary Clinton stood by their men.

Gov. Sanford Extends His Vacation

The State | GINA SMITH and WAYNE WASHINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ov. Mark Sanford and first lady Jenny Sanford were expected to return from vacation late Monday. Originally, the embattled governor was expected ba...

More People Want Chats With Mark Sanford After Affair

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

GREER, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford says it's time for him to put aside discussions of his extramarital affair and get back to work g...

Bill Bennet: Sanford Is Oversharing, 'Embarassing' Himself | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics


Governor Sanford Needs an Intervention Before It's Too Late

Yvonne R. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Yvonne R. Davis

Sanford needs more than just a few Republicans calling him up, and asking him to step down. He needs someone who can come and help save him from himself.

Mark Sanford Karaoke (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Much like he previously did with Rush Limbaugh, Jimmy Fallon used Mark Sanford's words to create songs for his audience members to sing karaoke with l...

Mark Sanford Gets Lucky. Again.

John Ridley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Ridley

I'm sure Sanford went to bed on Wednesday praying to whatever God whose commandments he disrespects: "Oh, please, Lord, could you stir up a little something to grab the attention of the quickly distracted media?"

Governor Sanford: Humpty Dumpty Cracks Up

Deborah King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Deborah King

Isn't it time we grew up and stopped accusing others of sexual "wrongdoing" to cover our own misguided behavior?

Craig Ferguson Devotes Entire Monologue To Mark Sanford: Applauds Jenny For Not Standing By Her "Douchebag" (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Craig Ferguson opened his show with a sigh of relief and joy last night saying, "It's one of these days if you're a guy who hosts a late night talk sh...

The Sanford Affair -- It Matters and It Doesn't

Carl Jeffers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carl Jeffers

The fact that Sanford and Ensign and others fell by the wayside with moral transgressions is really not that significant a loss to the Republicans. Only Romney and Palin together have any chance in 2012.

Stewart On Sanford: Just Another Politician With A Conservative Mind And A Liberal Penis (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart apologized last night for having said South Carolina Mark Sanford was on the Appalachian Trail having sex with a coyote when in fact he wa...

Is Mark Sanford America's First Emo Governor?

David Rees | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
David Rees

Face it: The man is a living, breathing preview of the Pete Wentz administration.

Sanford Admits Affair With Woman From Argentina

AP | JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — After going AWOL for seven days, Gov. Mark Sanford admitted Wednesday that he had secretly flown to Argentina to visit a woman ...

Sanford's Story Questioned By Local News Organization

Huffingtion Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AP: COLUMBIA, S.C. After going AWOL for seven days, Gov. Mark Sanford admitted Wednesday that he'd secretly flown to Argentina to visit a woman with ...

Sanford Disappearance Sparks Fight With Lieutenant Governor

AP/Huffington Post | BY JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — A dayslong absence by South Carolina's governor left fellow state leaders scratching their heads. Lt. Gov. Andrew Bauer said h...

Mark Sanford Disappears; Even Wife Doesn't Know Where He Is

AP | BY JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford has been hiking along the Appalachian Trail, a spokesman said Monday night, explaining a daysl...

A Leadership Vacuum in South Carolina

Jim Rex | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Rex

South Carolina's leaders have done what we can to move our state forward without the benefit of an effective chief executive. But we won't recover the time wasted over this governor's two terms.