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Sanford Affair

Mark Sanford: 'It's Pretty Scary.. I Don't Want To Get My Head Chopped Off Again'

Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics

Former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford (R) says that some of his friends have called his absence from the race for the Republican presidential no...

Mark Sanford Reflects On Affair, Mistakes

Posted 10.15.2011 | Politics

During an interview that aired on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight" on Monday, former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford (R) discussed the path he's take...

Mark Sanford Mum On Affair, Future Plans As Tenure Ends

AP | JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BEAUFORT, S.C. — Things are looking up for Gov. Mark Sanford as he prepares to leave office on his own terms more than a year after the internat...

Mark Sanford Disappears AGAIN: South Carolina Gov Takes Vacation Without Alerting Lt. Gov. Of His Whereabouts

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford is back in the office after again taking a vacation without telling the lieutenant governor wh...

Mark Sanford, Lover Spend Weekend In Florida To Rekindle Romance

AP | JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford said Wednesday he spent last weekend in Florida with his Argentine lover, hoping to rekindle t...

Mark Sanford Wants To Reconcile With Wife

AP | JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford said Thursday he still wants to reconcile with the first lady even though Jenny Sanford has ma...

Advice to Tiger Woods: Ignore Brit Hume

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

The obvious Christian bias would be astounding if not so disturbingly common. What if Woods was a Christian and Hume told Woods he should convert to Islam or Judaism for redemption?

Mark Sanford Debate Gets Emotional

AP | JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Lawmakers voted Wednesday to formally rebuke Gov. Mark Sanford, again sparing him from impeachment over secret trips to see his...

Rita Allison Files Suit Over Letter Alleging Sanford Affair

AP | SEANNA ADCOX | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — A South Carolina legislator has filed a defamation lawsuit over an anonymous letter mailed to her Spartanburg County constituen...

In the Know: Scandalous Political Affairs

Karin Tanabe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Karin Tanabe

Many Washingtonians are au courant with their employers' bedroom lambadas, but it's an ethical dilemma to be the confidant in a headline-worthy affair.

Jenny Sanford Still Wants To Save Marriage, Friends Say

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina's first lady Jenny Sanford is working to fix her shattered marriage after her husband admitted a yearlong affair...

South Carolina Citizens Want To Know If Sanford Can Focus On Job

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Even South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford's supporters are asking if he can remain focused on state business during his final 16 ...

Gov. Sanford Defends Use Of State Plane For Family Trips: "I've Got A Busy Life"

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford on Tuesday justified his use of state planes for personal trips in which he often brought alon...

July 27 2009 - News Update

Richard Valeriani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Valeriani

Senate Majority Leaders Harry Reid says no vote on Obama health care plan until after recess. If ever.

Revenge, European Style

Eva Nagorski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Eva Nagorski

Europe's political wives are no longer standing by their men. In fact, they're more inclined to stand anywhere where they can give them a good clean kick in the derriere.

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...

South Carolina Republican Wants Investigation Of Sanford Affair

The Greenville News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. David Thomas said Thursday he plans to chair hearings into whether Gov. Mark Sanford spent any state money on his yearlong affair with an Argenti...

Joel Sawyer, Sanford's Communications Director, Resigns

Huffington Post | Susan Crile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gov. Mark Sanford's affair has resulted in at least one break-up. Joel Sawyer, the governor's communications director, has announced he will depart hi...

Jason Linkins

Sanford's Media Emails: News Orgs Offered Friendly Spin [UPDATE]

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Remember, not too long ago, South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford just disappeared off the face of the earth to gently strum Spandau Ballet ballads on ...

July 6 2009 News Update

Richard Valeriani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Valeriani

Alaska Gov. Palin resigns, suggesting the media won't have Sarah to kick around any more. That's what you think, Sarah. Meanwhile tweets she's gone ...

Governor Playboy the Antithesis of a GOP Standard-Bearer

Derrick K. Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Derrick K. Baker

Gov. Sanford had as much business criticizing President Clinton as Michael Vick would have if he joined PETA to speak out against women who wear fur.

Palin, Sanford and the Art of Spontaneous Combustion

Eric Dezenhall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Dezenhall

The one word that surfaces in virtually all scandal media analysis is "mishandled," as in "How could Palin and Sanford have mishandled their crises so badly?"

Poll: Majority Of South Carolinians Want Sanford Out

Huffington Post | Susan Crile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A new poll suggests that a majority of people in South Carolina want Governor Mark Sanford to resign. The poll, released by Survey USA, measured the ...

Some Poetic Advice for a Love-Struck Governor

John Lundberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Lundberg

The great Argentine writer Jorge Luis Borges (and who can resist an Argentine) once wrote: If I could live again my life, In the next - I'll try, - t...

Jenny Sanford: 'I Am Willing To Forgive Mark'

Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

More news from the Sanford camp. Jenny Sanford, wife of the love sick Gov. has just broken silence, for the first time since Gov. Sanford's AP interv...