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Sarah Palin Ethics

It's a Mystery Why the Tea Party Loves Sarah Palin

Matt Zencey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matt Zencey

Doesn't the Tea Party know? As governor, Sarah Palin ran the kind of big government they despise -- and showed a slick politician's slippery regard for ethical propriety and truth.

Sarah Palin's Governorship In Part Prompted New Ethics Rules Set To Take Effect In Alaska

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New ethics rules are set to take effect in Alaska later this month and come as a byproduct of Sarah Palin's tenure as governor of the state. The AP r...

It Seems Fitting that as Palin Lies Again, ABC News Cuts a Quarter of Its Staff

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mitchell Bard

This weekend's Palin and ABC News stories -- lies and layoffs, respectively -- remind us that the sources of our shared facts are all but gone. And who wins as a result? Those who would seek to create lies to further political goals.

Sarah Palin Defense Fund Was Created Illegally, According To Ethics Probe

AP | RACHEL D'ORO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Thousands of donors who contributed to a $390,000 legal defense fund for former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin will get their money...

Palin: Ethics Violation Story "Inaccurate"

AP | RACHEL D'ORO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Days before Gov. Sarah Palin is scheduled to leave office, the former vice presidential candidate is facing yet another lega...

Palin Implicated In Ethics Probe

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASILLA, Alaska — The trustee for a legal defense fund set up to help Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin said the former vice presidential candidate has ne...

Supporters Raising Funds For Palin Legal Defense

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's supporters are holding a Web-a-thon to raise money for her legal defense fund. Organizers of Cons...

Palin Cleared Of Two Ethics Complaints; Dozen More Pending

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gov. Sarah Palin won dismissal Friday of two separate complaints alleging she broke ethics and election law. ...

Palin Agonistes: Governor's Aides Charged with New Ethics Violations

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

As Palin is pushing an energy plan that fronts her as presidential material for 2012, two of her top aides are being hit with new ethics charges, to be filed with the state Attorney General on Monday.

AP: Palin Has Checkered History On Ethics Issues

AP | BRETT J. BLACKLEDGE and JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, whose reformer image took a hit in a report concluding she abused her powers to settle a family sco...

Palin Took Freebies, Help Selling House As Mayor

AP | BRETT J. BLACKLEDGE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASILLA, Alaska — Though Sarah Palin depicts herself as a pit bull fighting good-old-boy politics, in her years as mayor she and her friends rec...