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Rep. Mark Sanford, R-S.C.

Member of the House (5th term)

Republican



Biography

District: South Carolina - 1st District
Political Highlights: U.S. House of Representatives, 1995-2001; governor, 2003-11
Born: May 28, 1960; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Residence: Mount Pleasant
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Divorced; four children
Education: Furman U., B.A. 1983; U. of Virginia, M.B.A. 1988
Elected: 2013
Committee Assignments: Budget; Transportation & Infrastructure (Aviation; Coast Guard & Maritime Transportation; Water Resources & Environment)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 84th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 4,256 followers
State Clout: South Carolina is 12th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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