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Palin Troopergate

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 Refuses To Meet With 'Troopergate' Investigator

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Gov. Sarah Palin is unlikely to speak with an independent counsel hired by Alaska lawmakers to review the firing of her publ...

Palin Asked To Release Husband's Emails

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Juneau Empire reports: Can Gov. Sarah Palin legally keep e-mails between her husband and her administration from being released to the public? ...

Karl Rove in Alaska? McCain's Spin and Interference With Bi-Partisan "Troopergate" Investigation

Les Gara | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Les Gara

McCain's folks have come to my small state to attack my friends, and people I respect, for political gain. In my book, that's not OK.

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...

Todd Palin Subpoenaed In Troopergate

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The abuse of power investigation against Sarah Palin, Alaska governor and Republican vice presidential candidate, took a pot...

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'...

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: ...

Judge Warned Palin: Stop Harassing Trooper, Like "Child Abuse"

Newsweek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An Anchorage judge three years ago warned Sarah Palin and members of her family to stop "disparaging" the reputation of Alaska State Trooper Michael W...

Palin Staff May Face Subpoenas Over 'Troopergate' Firing

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An Alaska state investigation into Gov. Sarah Palin's firing of her public safety commissioner is turning into a power struggle between the state's ex...

Sarah Palin Troopergate: Republicans Fail To Unseat Democrat Overseeing Investigation

AP | MATT VOLZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A Republican effort failed Monday to unseat the Alaska state senator overseeing the ethics investigation into whether Gov. S...

Sam Stein

Rendell: If I Was Palin You'd Be Calling For My Impeachment

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gov. Ed Rendell decried a double standard in the treatment of Sarah Palin on Monday, saying that if it was he who was at the center of the "troopergat...

About Sarah Palin

Anne Kilkenny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Anne Kilkenny

I am a resident of Wasilla, Alaska, and I have known Sarah since 1992. She has bitten the hand of every person who extended theirs to her in help.

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 th...

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 Investigation Fast Tracked: Release Date Moved Up

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC News has exclusively learned that Alaska Senator Hollis French will announce today that he is moving up the release date of his investigation into...

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...

Alaska Police Union Files Complaint Against Palin

MSNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The GOP candidate for vice president, Gov. Sarah Palin, may be facing yet another ethics investigation back in her home state of Alaska. An ethics com...

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.

For America, McCain Must Dump Hack n' Sack Sarah

Eric Schmeltzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Schmeltzer

It would be a disastrous political move for him, for sure. But, if John McCain is who he says he is, he will not allow Sarah Palin anywhere near the Oval Office.

Palin Hires Lawyer For Troopergate

AP | STEVE QUINN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, the GOP vice presidential candidate, is being represented by an attorney in the investigation into ...

Palin Trooper Scandal Could Become Problem

AP | STEVE QUINN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, the GOP vice presidential candidate, is being represented by an attorney in the investigation into ...