Congressman Mark Sanford Loses South Carolina GOP Primary
Wednesday, 13 June 2018 In a stunning upset, state Representative Katie Arrington defeated incumbent Congressman Mark Sanford, R-S.C., in the Republican primary in South Carolina's 1st congressional district on Tuesday. Preliminary results show Arrington received 50.5 percent of the vote in the GOP primary compared to 46.6 percent for Sanford.
Republican Congressman Mark Sanford lost his primary bid for re-election on Tuesday. According to Politico, Sanford lost because of his criticism of President Donald Trump. ---Mark had a long and storied career, he was a very famous and successful politician. But he didn’t read the tea leaves...
On Tuesday, Primary's were held in Florida and Arizona. Liberal Democrats and conservative Republicans loyal to Donald Trump scored victories. According to Reuters, the insurgent wings of the parties..