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Mark Sanford Stimulus

Mark Sanford Flip-Flops On Stimulus, Accepts Federal Funds For South Carolina

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford (R) is breaking a major pledge as he quietly reaps $97.5 million in federal stimulus funds to extend unemployment...

Jason Linkins

The Mark Sanford Affair Commemorated In Poetry

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican legislators are wondering whether Mark Sanford has gone crazy. "That's a troubled man," said Sen. Harvey Peeler, R-Cherokee, a longtime Sa...

Get Politics Out of the Bedroom and Politicians' Bedrooms Out of Politics

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

Here's the deal America should make with our politicians. You stay out of our bedroom, and we'll stay out of yours.

Mark Sanford Stimulus Funds Battle Headed To Court

The State | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gov. Mark Sanford vetoed nearly all of the state's $5.7 billion spending plan Tuesday, a move lawmakers are expected to override today in the latest t...

Sanford On Stimulus: South Carolina Doesn't Really Need It

Charlotte Observer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

School district leaders and town elders quizzed S.C. Gov. Mark Sanford Wednesday about his stance on federal stimulus funds, pressing him to explain w...

South Carolina Gov. Launches Anti-Stimulus TV Ad

The Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gov. Mark Sanford (R-S.C.), widely seen as a conservative dark horse candidate for the 2012 Republican nomination, is going on the air with a national...

Obama Sent "Blunt, Personal Letter" To SC Gov. Over Stimulus: Palmetto Scoop

The Huffington Post | Megan Slack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

According to an unconfirmed report from a local conservative publication, The Palmetto Scoop, President Obama sent a "very blunt, personal letter" to ...

Sanford's Proposed Use Of Stimulus Money Risks 4,700 Jobs: Officials

Greenville Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House rejected Gov. Mark Sanford's request to use $700 million in economic stimulus money to pay down South Carolina's debt, and a state leg...

South Carolina Governor's Stimulus Plan Could Risk 4,700 Jobs

Greenville Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House rejected Gov. Mark Sanford's request to use $700 million in economic stimulus money to pay down South Carolina's debt, and a state leg...

DNC Accuses South Carolina Gov. Of 'Playing Politics' In New Ad (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford, who has raised the ire of state and Capitol Hill lawmakers (and the unemployed) this week for announcing his dec...

Gov. Sanford Offers Unemployed South Carolinians Prayers In Place Of Stimulus Funds

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Following the lead of a number of his fellow Republican governors, Gov. Mark Sanford (R-SC) has given some indication that he will not accept some of ...