05/10/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

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

School district leaders and town elders quizzed S.C. Gov. Mark Sanford Wednesday about his stance on federal stimulus funds, pressing him to explain why he opposes federal aid that could keep teachers in the classroom.

But Sanford told a room packed with 200 Fort Mill Rotary Club members that piling up more debt isn't the answer to South Carolina's economic woes.

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