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Sarah Palin's Bumpy Homecoming: Intense Scrutiny, Looking "Ill At Ease"

First Posted: 03/20/09 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 02:05 PM ET

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washingtonpost.com:

JUNEAU, Alaska -- A couple of weeks before the Alaska legislature began this year's session, a bipartisan group of state senators on a retreat a few hours from here invited Gov. Sarah Palin to join them. Accompanied by a retinue of advisers, she took a seat at one end of a conference table and listened passively as Gary Stevens, the president of the Alaska Senate, a former college history professor and a low-key Republican with a reputation for congeniality, expressed delight at her presence.

Would the governor, a smiling Stevens asked, like to share some of her plans and proposals for the coming legislative session?

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