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Palin Debate

Sarah Palin Slams Obama Debate Performance

Posted 10.23.2012 | Politics

Sarah Palin slammed President Barack Obama's performance against Mitt Romney in Monday night's debate during an appearance on Fox Business Network fol...

Sarah Palin On Future Presidential Run: 'I'm Not Sure What The Future Holds'

Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

Sarah Palin 2016? When the 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee was asked by Extra if she has any plans to make a run for the White House on W...

Palin Probably Never Had To Worry About Health Insurance

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Gov. Sarah Palin said during the vice presidential debate Thursday that her family has gone through periods where they've been uninsured and she ...

Palin Watches Debate From N.C. Pizzeria: "Yes!"

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Alaska governor arrived at Boli's on the Boulevard here in Greenville about ten minutes before 9 p.m. She had changed from her suit and high heels...

Video: Presidential Debate Town-Hall

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

FULL DEBATE COVERAGE, ANALYSIS Watch the town-hall presidential debate live with CNN's player. -OR- Watch it streamed live on Hulu. --- Earlier ...

Ifill: Palin "Blew Me Off"

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On "Meet the Press" Sunday morning, vice presidential debate moderator Gwen Ifill said Palin "more than ignored" some of her questions -- she "blew me...

Frank Rich: "McCain Continues To Fade Into Incoherence And Irrelevance"

NY Times | Frank Rich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin's post-Couric/Fey comeback at last week's vice presidential debate was a turning point in the campaign. But if she "won," as her indulgent...

Sam Stein

Palin Can't Name Supreme Court Case She Disagrees With Other Than Roe (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For days, word has been spreading that CBS Evening News was sitting on an embarrassing clip of Sarah Palin not being able to name a Supreme Court case...

Sarah Palin Has An Eyelash Problem (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin has an eye-lash problem: Update: She also seemed to spend half the debate winking at America. Was she trying to woo us...or pull someth...

Biden Gets Choked Up Talking About Family (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Biden gets choked up when talking about the struggles of American families and the trials he himself went through when his wife and young daughter wer...

McCain: How About Sarah Palin, HHEHHH?!?! (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain gets guttural while touting his running mate's performance in the vice presidential debate. Watch: UPDATE: Here's a remixed version cou...

What the Palin-Biden Debate Really Told us

Carl Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carl Bernstein

Palin appeared to lack any semblance of the requisite depth, knowledge, or sense of history we should expect in a president or vice president. As a Republican former White House chief of staff said to me, "Palin is evidence of desperation; she is an embarrassment."

Local Media Broadcasters Nationwide Report Palin Exceeded Expectations And Biden More Knowledgeable

Beverly Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverly Davis

Close to one hundred citizen journalists tuned into their local television talking heads for the debate and sent OffTheBus dispatches on what they saw from around the country, from the rainy country lanes of Vermont to the misty woods of Northern California.

Palin Opposed Sudan Protest She Claims To Support

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin fought to protest atrocities in Sudan by dropping assets tied to the country's brutal regime from the state's multi-billion-do...

McCain Camp Admits Palin Got Homeowner Protections Position Wrong

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin got her facts wrong in Thursday's debate with Joe Biden when discussing where John McCain stands on new protections for homeowners facing ...

Sam Stein

Who Won The VP Debate? Biden Scores Big | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Complete coverage of the debate in HuffPost's politics section. Scroll down for more on the CBS and Fox News focus groups. During the course of the ...

Nico Pitney

Biden Gets First Laugh Of The VP Debate | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Biden gets the first laugh of the night, calling the McCain-Palin health care plan "the ultimate bridge to nowhere." Watch:...

Sam Stein

McCain Camp's Pre-Debate Spin: Palin Doesn't Need To Pass IQ Test | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Listening to surrogates and aides to John McCain on Thursday, one is left with the impression that there is no great need for Gov. Sarah Palin to actu...

Advantage Biden

Mary Lyon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mary Lyon

10 02 08 Advantage Biden By Mary Lyon I had help with this one. I watched Joe Biden and Sarah Palin square off, on CNN, specifically for that networ...

"Past Is Prologue" Biden Hammers McCain's Ties To Bush

The Huffington Post | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Unlike Obama, Joe Biden is hammering the links between McCain and President Bush. Here's one key moment: "Past is prologue, Gwen. The issue is how di...

Uneasy Twins

Laurel Thatcher Ulrich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

For the past few weeks the nation has been engaged in a truly bizarre debate over who is better qualified for the presidency -- Barack Obama or Sarah Palin.

Palin's "White Flag Of Surrender" Line Falls Flat

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin is touting the Surge, and America is apparently not that interested, according to CNN's reaction meter of Ohio uncommitted voters. Dial Li...

Nico Pitney

Palin At Debate Refuses To Answer Question | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A strange moment in the debate, where Sarah Palin refuses to answer if her ticket would have to pull back on some campaign promises in light of the fi...

McCain Lost the VP Debate Too

Robert Shrum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Shrum

Sarah Palin has experience being a runner-up -- which will come in handy in November. Tonight she barely kept up. By any rational assessment, Palin wasn't up to the job.

Palin Wearing Flag Pin "The Size Of A Child's Fist"

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"Perhaps in an attempt to make up for the fact that John McCain neglected to wear a flag pin to last Friday's presidential debate," ThinkProgress note...