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Palin Resigns

Alaska's Moose-Shootin' Quitter-in-Chief Waves Goodbye. People with Brains Everywhere Rejoice

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

While she and the kool-aid drunken Republicans who adore her delude themselves into thinking she's our next president, the rest of us sane Americans know she's an empty Versace suit.

Palin Faces Questions As She Exits National Stage

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Gov. Sarah Palin gained fame – and to some infamy – since she embarked on a vice-presidential bid less than a ye...

Palin's Next Step Is Still A Mystery

Wall Street Journal | JIM CARLTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin will enter uncharted political waters when she leaves the Alaska stage Sunday. Now the question is whether she will go on to become a v...

Palin's Favorability Rating Drops As She Nears Exit: Poll

AP | Jon Cohen and Philip Rucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A majority of Americans take a negative view of outgoing Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, and although she remains popular among Republican...

Seven Out Of Ten Republicans Likely To Vote For Palin In 2012

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON Sarah Palin's bombshell that she will resign as Alaska governor actually has boosted her a bit among Republicans, a nationwide USA TODAY/Ga...

Sarah Palin Called Cheney, Giuliani Before Quitting

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the weeks before Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin announced her resignation, she spoke privately with a range of prominent Republican officials -- including...

Palin Hit With Another Ethics Complaint

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

In the wake of Governor Palin stepping down from her job, new allegations have surfaced today in Alaska charging Palin with additional violations of the Alaska Executive Ethics Act.

The Iquitarod!: Sarah Palin's Latest Arctic Sport

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Palin expects no one to wonder why in the world she would step down from the governorship, which is the only platform from which she can claim any political legitimacy. And we're not supposed to speculate? Come now.

Sam Stein

Rove Cold On Palin's Move: "It Hurts" Her Chances in 2012 | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Karl Rove who successfully guided President Bush to the White House twice, was remarkably cold on Sarah Palin's decision to resign as governor of Alas...

Palin Facebook Message Slams Media, References "Higher Calling"

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JUNEAU, Alaska - Outgoing Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin on Saturday laid the groundwork to take on a larger, national role after leaving state government, c...

Murkowski Blasts Palin: You Abandoned Our State

The Huffington Post | Nick Sabloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska's Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski issued a surprisingly harsh statement late on Friday, ripping Gov. Sarah Palin's decision to leave office at t...

The Real Story Behind Palin's Bombshell

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Some pundits have said that Palin's resignation is out of character. Hardly. Don't forget that she resigned from her last statewide office. Sarah Palin is a quitter.

Sarah Palin Resigning as Alaska's Governor (VIDEO)

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

For weeks, the rumors of a criminal investigation against the governor have been brewing. They are rumors, but are swirling fresh again with Palin's resignation.

GOP Official Who Emailed With Palin Moments Before Decision, Explains Her Move

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The head of the Republican Governor's Association said on Friday that in emails sent to him moments before she announced her resignation as governor o...

Sarah Palin Turns Pro

Paul Begala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Begala

I'm no latter-day Strunk & White, just a guy who was struck by Palin's spectacularly rambling and infantile prose. It bespeaks a rambling and infantile mind. But perhaps not. Perhaps this is all a ruse.

Palin Resigns: Will Step Down As Governor, Move Shocks Political Analysts

AP | RACHEL D'ORO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASILLA, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin abruptly announced Friday she is resigning from office at the end of the month, a shocking move that r...

Sarah Palin "Out Of Politics, Period" (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Reporters are beginning to piece together an explanation for Sarah Palin's abrupt resignation announcement that stands in stark contrast to the reason...