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Recovering From Scandal, Mark Sanford Eyes Political Return

Feb 23, 2013
Originally published on February 23, 2013 12:23 pm

The former South Carolina governor made national headlines four years ago when he tearfully resigned as head of the Republican Governors Association because of an extramarital affair. He's now staging a political comeback, however, and is the frontrunner in a special election for his old House seat. Weekend Edition guest host Don Gonyea speaks to political blogger Brad Warthen about Sanford's prospects.