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

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)