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McCain Explains Palin Pick | DAVE LEVINTHAL | | Posted 07.06.2012 | Politics

Sarah Palin's qualifications were the overriding reason Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) selected the former Alaska governor as his 2008 presidential runnin...

The Guy Sarah Palin Fired Was a Trailblazer, Too

Tom Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Davis

A meeting with Walt Monegan, before he attracted national attention due to his connection to Palin, showed he is an inspirational man concerned about people with mental disorders.

Sarah Palin: Below-Average American

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An as-yet-to-be-authenticated, high school transcript of Sarah Palin's was posted on Gawker Thursday, and it's a doozy. Apparently, Sarah Palin scored an 841 out of 1600.

Palin Puts McCain One-Up In Ohio

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

Unless intense media scrutiny and the St. Louis debate destroy her credibility -- and it's going to take a lot more than bridges, polar bears and an abusive brother-in-law to have any sway in the Buckeye State -- Sarah Palin has suddenly put Ohio seriously into play for John McCain.

Sarah Palin: From TV Sports Anchor To Vice Presidential Candidate

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain's Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin was, once upon a time, a sports reporter for KTUU, Anchorage's NBC affiliate. Below, watch a clip...

Sarah Palin: Did The Blogs Create McCain's VP Pick?

Slate | Timothy Noah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

According to both the Aug. 29 Anchorage Daily News and the June 13 Colorado Springs Gazette, Sarah Palin became John McCain's vice presidential candid...

Limbaugh: McCain's Liberal VP Speculation Is "Crap"

ABC | Jake Tapper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"Now, the drive-bys, when it comes to (Sen. John) McCain, are all excited that he might choose a pro-choice and/or liberal pro-choice running mate," c...

John McCain To Name His VP At Ohio Rally On August 29 | Mike Allen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) plans to celebrate his 72nd birthday on Aug. 29 by naming his running mate at a huge rally in the battleground state of Ohi...

McCain VP Talk Turns To Two Women

Washington Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain's growing popularity among women is fueling speculation that he will select a female running mate, ripening talk about conservative f...

McCain Hasn't Yet Picked A VP

Politico | Jonathan Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Larry King, still showing he has his fastball, was able to coax McCain just a bit tonight on veep, getting the GOP nominee to say that he has yet to m...

McCain Meeting With Jindal Shrouded In Mystery

Times-Picayune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mystery continues to surround Republican presidential hopeful John McCain's plans to interrupt a tour of battleground states today for a visit to New ...

Jindal Pulls Himself Out Of VP Race

Fox News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said Wednesday he will not run for vice president on the GOP ticket, making him among a growing number of those pulling th...

Rachel Weiner

Novak: McCain Camp May Have Used Me | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Robert Novak thinks John McCain's campaign may have fed him falsities to drum up some press during Barack Obama's foreign tour. Last night, he poste...

Mitt Romney: McCain's "Wingman Extraordinaire"

New York Times | MICHAEL COOPER and MICHAEL LUO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It was not so long ago that the idea that Senator John McCain would even entertain tapping Mitt Romney, his bitterest primary rival, as his running ma...

McCain Pours Praise On Romney Family

Marc Ambinder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Marc Ambinder reports that McCain was effusive in his praise of the whole Romney family in Detroit today: "[I]n case you've been missing it, Mi...

Rachel Weiner

Top McCain VP Pick Killed "South Carolina Is So Gay" Ad | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE BELOW Q Notes reports that South Carolina governor Mark Sanford was not happy when the state tourism board started reaching out to to gay trav...

Rachel Weiner

Romney Moving Up In McCain's Mind | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

First Read catches John McCain poking fun at former rival Mitt Romney, and they see it as a sign of rising VP potential: At a fundraiser in New Mexi...

Pawlenty: McCain Not Vetting Me For Veep

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Contrary to a blog report this week, Gov. Tim Pawlenty today said he is not being vetted by John McCain's campaign as a possible running mate. "I hav...

Mitt Romney Probably Won't Kill John McCain

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Kelly

Yesterday, Politico reported the "hot buzz" that Romney is at the top of McCain's vice presidential short list. It could be a transcription error. "Short list" and "sh*t list" sound a lot alike.

Huckabee: Not Seeking VP Spot, May Yet Be Tapped

Laura J. Mansfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laura J. Mansfield

Despite the denials, this week's cycle may see more speculation. Given McCain's recent denouncements of religious backers Rod Parsley and John Hagee, McCain may well tap Huckabee.

McCain's Age May Play Role In His Choice Of VP

New York Times | Michael Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When it comes to senators hoping to make history with their presidential bids, Hillary Rodham Clinton (who would be the first woman to be president) a...