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Mark Sanford speaks with News 2 after speaking to supporters Tuesday evening

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Former governor Mark Sanford was flanked by his sons as he addressed supporters Tuesday night in Downtown Charleston. He is now headed for an April runoff for his former congressional seat.

He continues running on a platform of fiscal responsibility.

"How do we get our financial house in order on Washington DC? I think that I have some unusual experiences on that front, because while many can talk about spending cuts, very few can actually do them when they go off to Columbia, or when they go off to Washington DC," Sanford said.

He says that he thinks voters will see that he is a fiscal conservative and that is what they will focus on, rather than his past.

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