Mark Sanford accused of violating divorce terms

...Congress last year.The complaint about being in Jenny Sanford's house came as he was again running for the seat in Congress he held for three terms in the 1990s.Mark Sanford, a Repub lican, has no primary or general election opposition.


...the Board of Elections for Columbia County, Georgia. The special election will be held in conjunction with the general election on November 4, 2014. Dated April 1, 2014 Columbia County Board of Commissioners By: S/ Charlene R. Sharkey...

South Carolina lawmakers back out of special prosecutor bill

...bill would give the Legislature authority to decide on a special prosecutor. The other would first ask voters on general election ballots whether the state constitution should no longer say the attorney general is always the state's top prosecutor...

SC Senate passes bill allowing legal bridge games

...the lawsuit will likely go to the Supreme Court, which could decide the issue in enough time before the elections.South Carolina's primary elections are June 10, with a runoff June 24 if required. The general election is Nov. 4.

SC election ballot set as filing deadline passes

...an insurance agent from Seneca.U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford, who last year defeated Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Bush in a race that attracted national attention in the 1st District, has neither primary nor general election opposition.

Across the region

...Haley followed several hours later.Their filings officially signal the long-expected rematch between the 2010 general election opponents. Sheheen lost by 4.5 percentage points.In other newsU.S. COAST GUARD crews and others searching...

Former Georgia ethics chief wins retaliation lawsuit

...against Deal in the GOP primary, used the verdict to argue he would be the best candidate to beat Carter in the general election."Nathan Deal's abuses of power, ethics flaws, and strong arm, good-old boy politics no longer have a place...

Ex-congresswoman Majette disbarred

...primary. She resigned after one term to run for the U.S. Senate and lost to Republican Johnny Isakson in the general election in 2004.According to the decision written by the majority of the court, Majette had on "multiple" occasions...

Sheheen to seek South Carolina governor post

...file her candidacy in the afternoon.Their filings officially signal the long-expected rematch between the 2010 general election opponents. Sheheen lost by 4.5 percentage points.No other candidate has announced a run for governor. Unless...

Jimmy Carter recalls rival Bo Callaway

...Callaway -- who was viewed by many as a conservative with a good chance of winning -- would taste an upset in the General Election.Callaway lost to segregationist Lester Maddox after failing to grab a majority of votes. Under state law at the...