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Entries by Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker) from 07/2009

The Accidental Secessionist -- More Leaks from the Palin Campaign

| Posted 07.02.2009 | Politics

CBS has recently released a series of emails between Palin and McCain strategist Steve Schmidt that happened during the campaign. The date? Joe the Plumber minus three hours.

What Is Sarah Palin Thinking? One Alaskan's Perspective

| Posted 07.04.2009 | Politics

What's Palin's next move? Her script says "national office." Her body language says "uh-oh." Reports are coming in that she's told those close to her she's finished with politics. Some think she has no choice.

Huffington Post Blogger Shannyn Moore in Palin's Cross Hairs (UPDATED - Press Conference in Anchorage)

| Posted 07.05.2009 | Politics

By specifically singling out and naming Moore, Palin has done two things; she has shown herself to be a reactionary immature politician, and she has made Shannyn Moore a lot better known.

Alaska Fund BUST. Sarah Palin's (Il)Legal Defense Fund

| Posted 07.21.2009 | Politics

Why, when the governor has known about this for a week, is the Alaska Fund Trust still continuing to solicit donations? Suddenly the meme of "frivolous ethics complaints" has lost its sting.

Sarah Palin's Farewell Address -- Full Transcript

| Posted 07.27.2009 | Politics

Sunday, July 26, at 3pm Alaska time, Governor Sarah Palin stepped down from her position as governor. Here's the full transcript of her rambling, 2300-word farewell address.

Pebble Mine, Dirty Gold, and the Corporate War on Alaska's Salmon

| Posted 07.30.2009 | Green

A lawsuit was filed Wednesday claiming that all the permits obtained by the giant proposed Pebble Mine violate the Alaska constitution. Skulduggery surrounding Pebble Mine? Imagine that.