I sure hope so. Check out his op/ed at CNN.com:

Commentary: Conservatives didn’t lose election, GOP did
By Mark Sanford

COLUMBIA, South Carolina (CNN) — For all Americans, this election represents another glass ceiling broken, and in the words of my 16-year-old, “That’s very cool.” The election of the first black president is an inspiring and transformational moment for our country.

I am happy for President-elect Barack Obama, and for many who supported him. They and, in many cases, their ancestors fought for this day for centuries as they experienced first-hand the unthinkable wrong of segregation. As an American, I wish him every success.

Read the rest.