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Few hours left to cast votes in Republican run-off election

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Voters only have a couple more hours to cast their votes for a Republican nominee for the 1st Congressional District.

Tuesday is the run-off election between Mark Sanford and Curtis Bostic.

It has been just two weeks since they were chosen by voters from a field of 16 republicans.

In the initial race, Sanford took nearly 37-percent of the votes.

Bostic came is second with 13-percent of the vote. That was a spread of more than 6,000 votes.

The candidates faced off in three debates and now they're prepared to hear from voters.

"You sort of run through the finish line and then the voters get their say," said former Gov. Mark Sanford.

"Well, we'll see," said former Charleston County Councilman Curtis Bostic. "You know, we're just gonna work really hard. We're gonna be grateful for every voter that chooses to select us."

The winner of Tuesday's election will face Elizabeth Colbert Busch in a general election next month.

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