The Democrats are edging toward a go-it-alone approach to legislation. Part 1 of two.
“My father taught me even our most profound losses are survivable. He taught me nothing was impossible.”
His most important vote, he said, was against the Iraq War. But he also had major impact on human rights and other issues.
Gov. Mark Sanford's political future is expected to be the main talking point at a meeting of Republican legislative leaders in Myrtle Beach.
The absence of his dealmaking skills could make negotiations even harder, but some say his death will inspire Democrats to get the job done.