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Sarah Palin Earmarks

Palin's Record vs. Palin's Facebook

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alaska Dispatch News

Maybe it was the spirit of Christmas Future that this week spurred former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin to unload on potential "insolvent states." Because t...

Palin: More Earmark Hypocrisy

Mother Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the campaign trail last year, Alaska's Republican governor, Sarah Palin, sold herself as a crusading reformer who despised earmarks--those federal ...

Palin Administration Still Working On "Bridge To Nowhere"

ProPublica | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has portrayed herself as a foe of pork-barrel spending, pointing in particular to her role in killing the $398 million "Bridge...

Fact Check: McCain misstates Palin earmarks record

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — John McCain continued to laud his running mate, Sarah Palin, as a budget cutter on Friday, this time erroneously asserting that as ...

Roger Ebert Pans Palin

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Venerable film critic Roger Ebert waded into politics Thursday to review Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin. The verdict? Thumbs Down. ...

Palin's Earmarks: Crab Mating, Recreational Halibut Fishing

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator John McCain recently told reporters that Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has "learned that earmarks are bad." But not that bad, apparently. Accor...

Obama Takes First Direct Shot At Palin

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Barack Obama made his first direct criticism of Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin on Saturday, saying she pre...

Palin On Getting Earmarks As Mayor: "We Did Well!!!"

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Digging through Wasilla's municipal records is a lesson in the very essence of tedium. You've got pages of proposals to rename streets, assess sewers,...

The Palin Stuff Is Fun, but Obama Gets the Real Story: It's the 90 Percent, Stupid

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

We've all had our fun at Palin's expense. But it's time to join Obama and laser in on demonstrating how a McCain-Palin administration would continue the failed policies of George W. Bush's presidency.

What McCain Didn't Know About Sarah Palin

The Atlantic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A few days before John Kerry introduced John Edwards as his running mate, a select few members of Kerry's research staff were given five names, told ...