Sanford wins

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1st Congressional District Democratic candidate Elizabeth Colbert Busch gives her concession speech at the Charleston Renaissance Hotel after losing to Republican Mark Sanford Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Charleston S.C. At right is her husband Claus Busch. Sanford and Colbert Busch were running in a special election for the state's vacant 1st District congressional seat. (AP PhotoMic Smith)
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First Congressional District Democratic candidate Elizabeth Colbert Busch gives her concession speech, as she thanks family and supporters, at the Charleston Renaissance Hotel after losing to Republican Mark Sanford, Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Charleston S.C. In back, at right, is her husband Claus Busch. (AP PhotoMic Smith)
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1st Congressional District Democratic candidate Elizabeth Colbert Busch gives her concession speech at the Charleston Renaissance Hotel after losing to Republican Mark Sanford, Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Charleston S.C. Behind her, at right, is her husband Claus Busch. Sanford and Colbert Busch were running in a special election for the state's vacant 1st District congressional seat. (AP PhotoMic Smith)
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Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, left, gives his victory speech after winning back his old congressional seat in the state's 1st District on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (AP PhotoRainier Ehrhardt)
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Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, right, is surrounded by supporters after giving his victory speech after winning back his old congressional seat in the state's 1st District on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (AP PhotoRainier Ehrhardt)
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Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford gives his victory speech after wining back his old congressional seat in the state's 1st District on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (AP PhotoRainier Ehrhardt)
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Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, right, gets a hug from a supporter before giving his victory speech after winning back his old congressional seat in the state's 1st District on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (AP PhotoRainier Ehrhardt)
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Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford gives his victory speech after wining back his old congressional seat in the state's 1st District on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (AP PhotoRainier Ehrhardt)
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Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford gives his victory speech after wining back his old congressional seat in the state's 1st District on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (AP PhotoRainier Ehrhardt)
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Maria Belen Chapur, fiancee of former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, listens as he gives his victory speech after winning back his old congressional seat in the state's 1st District on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (AP PhotoRainier Ehrhardt)

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Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford defeated Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch to win a seat in the House on Tuesday.

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