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Palin Trooper Scandal

Palin Won't Release Troopergate Testimony

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As far as Gov. Sarah Palin is concerned, "troopergate" is behind her and she won't provide a transcript of testimony she gave in an investigation into...

Palin Giving Deposition In St. Louis Before Dropping Puck

Saint Louis Post-Dispatch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

News accounts, including on CNN, report that Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin will be doing more than dropping the puck during her vis...

Palin: "No Abuse Of Power At All" In Troopergate Report

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A report released last Friday by the bipartisan Alaska Legislative Council found that Gov. Sarah Palin (R-AK) "abused her power" and violated a statut...

Palin Disputes Finding That She Abused Power VIDEO >>

George Spyros | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
George Spyros

Sarah Palin yesterday defended her actions in the Troopergate scandal after an Alaska ethics report concluded that she had abused her gubernatorial po...

Troopergate Report: Full Text

The Huffington Post | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A bipartisan committee of Alaska legislators voted 12-0 on Friday to release a report stating that Gov. Sarah Palin violated state ethics law "by tryi...

Todd Palin Will Answer Troopergate Questions

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Todd Palin will answer a series of questions from a legislative investigator by mid-week -- but only in writing, and with the answers funneled through...

Judge Could Rule On Palin's Troopergate Scandal Today

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As Gov. Sarah Palin works on last-minute preparation for tonight's vice presidential debate, an Anchorage judge today is expected to decide the fate o...

Seth Colter Walls

Before Troopergate, Palin Said Tough Investigations "Healthy For Democracy"

HuffingtonPost.com | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As the state investigation into Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's alleged role in firing a state trooper has effectively been stalled until after the election...

Sarah Palin -- Two More Days on the Down Slope

Stephen C. Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stephen C. Rose

By Stephen C. Rose SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 11:09 AM EASTERN Today's Palin links carry nothing reflecting yesterday's affair allegation. I have seen no...

Hundreds Protest Palin Troopergate Stalling In Alaska

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Anchorage Daily News reports: A protest rally blasting Gov. Sarah Palin's handling of the state's so-called troopergate investigation -- and cal...

Todd Palin May Testify In Troopergate

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The political storm swirling around the Troopergate investigation of Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin could reach new intensity Frid...

Palin Trooper Scandal: McCain Campaign Takes Over

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Newsweek reports on the top terrorism prosecutor John McCain's campaign has hired to stop the investigation against Sarah Palin: A former top Justic...

Fired Commissioner: Palin Lied To ABC

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"She's not telling the truth when she told ABC neither she nor her husband pressured me to fire Trooper Wooten," said Walt Monegan, the Alaskan offici...

Palin: I Didn't Fire Commissioner; He Quit

New Yorker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Palin was elected governor just as Alaska's political establishment was being realigned by the Veco bribery scandal. She had no role in exposing the c...

ABC On Troopergate: Women's Groups Rally Against Palin

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC investigates Sarah Palin's trooper scandal, and finds women's groups in Alaska are rallying against the governor:...

Palin Adviser Urged Her To Apologize For Trooper Scandal

WSJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An informal adviser who has counseled Gov. Sarah Palin on ethics issues urged her in July to apologize for her handling of the dismissal of the state'...

Palin's Lawyer Works To Undermine Trooper Scandal

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The lawyer for Sarah Palin, the Alaska governor and Republican vice presidential candidate, is moving swiftly to head off the co...

Palin Trooper Scandal's Mike Wooten: "I'm Moving On"

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Alaska state trooper at the center of a probe into whether Gov. Sarah Palin abused her power says he has "made mistakes, and I've learned from tho...

Hometown Paper Blasts Palin's Stonewalling In Two Editorials

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Anchorage Daily News criticizes Sarah Palin's reaction to the scandal over a state trooper in two editorials. The first attacks her overall respon...

Palin Aide Balks On Talking Under Oath In Trooper Scandal

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of Gov. Sarah Palin's top aides was supposed to be interviewed under oath Wednesday as a key witness in the ongoing investigation into her firing ...

Palin Files Ethics Complaint Against Herself

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gov. Sarah Palin wants a state board to review the circumstances surrounding the dismissal of Public Safety Commissioner Walt Monegan -- taking the un...

Palin Investigation Stalled By McCain Campaign, State Legislator Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC News reports: Is the McCain campaign afraid of an 'October surprise' involving vice-presidential pick Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska? The Alaska s...

Mike Tibbles, At the Center of the Palin Trooper Investigation

James Love | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Love

The investigation into the firing of Walt Monegan will likely involve questioning of both Palin and her former chief of staff Tibbles. If Tibbles is truthful, he will likely provide evidence that Palin is lying.

Sarah Palin: Thomas Eagleton, the Sequel

Richard Gizbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Gizbert

I'm going to break a self imposed rule that says always allow breaking news to settle before deciding what it means and predict Sarah Palin will withdraw from the Republican ticket.

And She Homeschools? 10 Reasons Sarah Palin Terrifies (and Fascinates) Me

Dan Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Brown

I'm worried that I'm obsessing too much about Sarah Palin. She terrifies me! She fascinates me! She could be running our country! Here are ten reasons...