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Mark Sanford, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Marshall 'Mark' Clement Sanford, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (SC) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 05/07/2013
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Fiancée: Maria Belen Chapur; 4 Children: Marshall, Landon, Bolton, Blake
Birth Date: 05/28/1960
Birth Place: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Home City: Charleston, SC
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issue Position: Education in South Carolina
Aug. 17, 2010 Governor Calls "Teachers Union Bailout' a Rotten Deal for South Carolina
April 29, 2010 Gov. Sanford Commends Jobs for America's Graduates
Jan. 20, 2010 2010 State of the State Address
June 8, 2009 MSNBC Interview - Transcript
April 8, 2009 MSNBC "Morning Joe" - Transcript
March 17, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America - Government Spending
Jan. 14, 2009 2009 State of the State Address
July 2, 2008 Governor Sanford: New Budget Bill Confirms Need for Budget Vetoes
Feb. 4, 2008 Governor Sanford Signs Sumter Consolidation Bill
Jan. 16, 2008 2008 State of the State Address
May 24, 2007 Governor: Adopt Amendment to Improve Open Enrollment Bill
May 17, 2007 Gov. Sanford Signs Virtual Schools Bill
May 14, 2007 Governor Sanford: Open Enrollment Bill Needs Real Choices
March 13, 2007 Gov. Sanford Praises Passage of Virtual Schools Legislation
Jan. 17, 2007 Governor Sanford's 2007 State of the State Address
March 15, 2006 Gov. Sanford Receives Education Reform Council Report
Feb. 8, 2006 Gov. Sanford: Executive Order, Tuition Caps Target Higher Ed Coordination
Jan. 18, 2006 Governor Sanford's 2006 State of the State Address
Dec. 30, 2005 Gov. Sanford: State Should Focus on Addressing Judge's Ruling
Dec. 6, 2005 Gov. Sanford to Seek Tuition Caps in Coming Session
Nov. 10, 2005 Gov. Sanford Calls for Certified Teachers in Rural Districts
July 11, 2005 Proclamation - Pontiac-Oakland Club International Week
June 3, 2005 Proclamation - Foster Care Graduate Recognition Day
May 14, 2005 Proclamation - Family Child Care Provider Day
May 14, 2005 Proclamation - Bill Arra and Penn State Day
May 1, 2005 Proclamation - Charter Schools Week
May 1, 2005 Proclamation - Scholarship Month
April 11, 2005 Governor's Proclamation
April 3, 2005 Governor's Proclamation
Jan. 26, 2005 Governor Sanford's 2005 State of the State Address
Aug. 27, 2004 Gov. Sanford Issues Statement on SAT Results
April 1, 2004 Gov. Sanford Endorses Charter School Reform Bill
Dec. 21, 2003 Higher Education: Definitive Course of Action Needs to Be Charted For SC - By Mark Sanford
June 3, 2003 Governor Sanford Praises House for Raising Education Funding
May 14, 2003 Gov. Sanford Issues Statement on Tax Debate, Education Funding
Jan. 22, 2003 2003 State of the State Address
Jan. 15, 2003 Inaugural Address of Governor Mark Sanford
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