Despite all, Sanford may pull out a win in SC1 special election tomorrow

Rick Moran
The latest poll gives the disgraced former governor the lead ahead of tomorrow's special congressional election. Sanford is facing off against Elizabeth Colbert-Busch whose only qualifications for the office appear to be 1) she's comedian Stephen Colbert's sister; and 2) she is not Mark Sanford. Public Policy Polling: PPP's final poll of the special election in South Carolina's 1st Congressional District finds a race that's too close to call, with Republican Mark Sanford leading Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch 47-46. The 1 point lead for Sanford represents a 10 point reversal from PPP's poll of the race two weeks ago, when Colbert Busch led by 9 points at 50-41. Sanford has gotten back into the race by nationalizing it and painting Colbert Busch as a liberal. A plurality of voters in the district- 47%- say they think Colbert Busch is a liberal compared to 43% who characterize her as ideologically 'about right.' Colbert Busch's favorability rating has dropped a net 19...(Read Full Post)