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Sarah Palin Rnc Speech

Defending Sarah Palin

Ron Galloway | Posted 07.06.2011 | Politics
Ron Galloway

Without Palin, McCain would have carried maybe 7 states. But she energized the base, despite her pratfalls. People started giving money and manning phone banks. Conservatives love her.

To Hate Like This Never Felt So Good -- Taking Revenge on Sarah

Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Katherine Goldstein

My happiness with Obama was always much stronger than my dislike of McCain. And then Sarah happened, and it got personal. Here's how I'm sticking it to her.

SAT Question for Sarah Palin (Hint: Think MLK)

Elizabeth Austin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Elizabeth Austin

A community organizer is like a mayor, except ...

Responding to the GOP Convention

Chris Chafe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Chafe

Last week we heard the Dems talk a lot about hope, about change, and about possibility. This week we got a very clear, and familiar refrain from the Republicans. Be afraid, be very very afraid.

Dems React To Palin Speech: "Formidable," "Shrill And Sarcastic" (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: Barack Obama responded personally to Sarah Palin's speech, saying, "You're hearing an awful lot about me, most of which is not true. What you'...

The Double Standard and Obama's Answer

David Bromwich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Bromwich

Obama can be described as many things: U.S. senator, state senator, organizer, author, teacher of law. For the sake of his campaign, he ought to revert distinctly now to the role of explainer.

Sarah Palin's Speech Meant Nothing

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cenk Uygur

The fate of the free world cannot lie in the hands of a person who's most important qualification is that she reads well from a prompter.

Rove: Palin's Toughest Days Yet To Come

DC Examiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The reviews are in and most people think that Sarah Palin nailed her speech Wednesday night before the Republican National Convention. Political gurl...

Alaska: the Un-American State

Billy Kimball | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Billy Kimball

We still need to know more about Sarah Palin. There's one way to find out where she is "coming from" and that's to learn more about where she actually is coming from: Alaska.

Palin casts herself as Washington outsider

AP | TOM RAUM and LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Greeted by thunderous applause, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin presented herself to the Republican National Convention on Wednesday, ...

Palin Goes After Obama

New York Times | CARL HULSE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After days of mounting questions about her qualifications, Gov. Sarah Palin rallied the Republican National Convention tonight by touting her small-to...

Sarah Palin RNC Convention Speech (VIDEO) (TEXT)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Below the video is text of Sarah Palin's speech. Each specific attack she leveled against Obama is in bold font. Watch Palin's speech from the Republ...

Sarah Palin Speech Reactions (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin spoke Wednesday night at the Republican convention. Below is reaction to the speech. Time magazine's Jay Carney captured the largely posi...