Politics & Government

S.C. governor, possible VP candidate, admits CNN gaffes

South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford says he knows he bumbled a CNN Sunday talk show interview, the Associated Press is reporting.

Sanford today said talk shows only give you a second or two to respond and "sometimes your brain works well; sometimes it doesn't. But that's being human."

Political observers online and on television Monday wondered if a gaffe-filled Sunday TV appearance by Sanford has eliminated him as a viable Republican vice presidential candidate.

Sanford was interviewed on CNN Sunday morning, billed by the network as a candidate on presumptive Republican presidential candidate John McCain’s short list of vice presidential options.

Read the complete story at thestate.com.