Mark Sanford climbs back into Twitter saddle for congressional run

Indeed he is. After a long hiatus, the disgraced former South Carolina governor — and avid hiker! — has returned to the Twitterverse to pimp his congressional campaign:

Today we’re making it official. I’d sure appreciate your support:

— Mark Sanford (@MarkSanford) January 16, 2013

Yup. It’s now officially official.

Please RT this image if you believe it’s time to get spending under control.…

— Mark Sanford (@MarkSanford) January 16, 2013

@mckayfirm We sent it out at 9 a.m. Stay tuned for more!

— Mark Sanford (@MarkSanford) January 16, 2013

I appreciate the kind words from my friend Jack Hunter…

— Mark Sanford (@MarkSanford) January 16, 2013

He even found some well-wishers to retweet:

@marksanford will be a faithful steward of our money. He’s got my vote! #chs #chstweets #sctweets

— Jenny W. Hilton (@SCJenny) January 16, 2013

.@marksanford, a strong fiscal conservative, announced that he is running for the House…

— United Liberty (@unitedliberty) January 16, 2013

@marksanford I wish you all the best. You will do SC and the country right if elected.

— Paul Gable (@PGableIV) January 16, 2013

OR, @huffingtonpost, who was recognized 4 being the most fiscally conservative member in all of Congress. Washington Needs @marksanford

— Troi Kaz (@CoastalSC) January 16, 2013

I’ve gotten several questions about supporting @marksanford – Let the record state: I FULLY support his run for Congress! #SCTweets #TCOT

— Randan (@RandanMarie) January 16, 2013

@marksanford has a proven record of cutting spending and reducing wasteful spending we need him in Washington.

— Tyler Shugart (@tylershugart) January 16, 2013

It’s all left him very humbled:

Humbled by the outpouring of support I’ve gotten today. Please RT this image.…

— Mark Sanford (@MarkSanford) January 16, 2013

Though perhaps not quite as humbled as his wife made him feel.

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