About 100 people attended the League of Women Voters of Beaufort’s forum for Republican candidates for the First Congressional District on Saturday, May 12, at the Technical College of the Lowcountry. Here, incumbent U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford explains his approach to a healthy national economy. At left is S.C. Rep. Katie Arrington and at right is Dimitri Cherny. The LWV will hold its next forum on Saturday, May 19, for Democrats vying for the same seat. Photo by Bob Sofaly.