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Troopergate

Palin Disputed In Troopergate Probe

AP | MATT VOLZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Gov. Sarah Palin's chief of staff authorized ex-Public Safety Commissioner Walt Monegan to travel to Washington, although th...

Sarah Palin's Inbox Reveals Possible Troopergate Smoking Guns

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

Why the secrecy? Why try so hard to cover up your e-mail trail? What exactly is Gov. Palin trying to hide?

Todd Palin Refusing To Testify In Troopergate

AP | MATT VOLZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's husband has refused to testify in the investigation of his wife's alleged abuse of power, and key ...

This Bi-Partisan Inquiry Is Cleary Partisan

Rick Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rick Siegel

If Sen. McCain chose a running mate discolored by potential scandal when there was electoral scrutiny, how can we trust him to make a good choice after the voters' voices have been muted?

Troopergate Probe Appears To Be Unraveling

AP | MATT VOLZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The abuse-of-power investigation of Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin was unraveling Wednesday, with most key witnesses refusing to te...

Round 2 Of McCain Troopergate Stall: Part Karl Rove, Part Laurel & Hardy

Les Gara | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Les Gara

Since Monday the McCain camp has stepped up its personal attacks against Alaskans. They've continued their D.C.-style tactics against neighbors in this small state.

Sarah Palin: A Lawyer's Best Friend

Tom Gerdy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Gerdy

America, we have a problem. We have a candidate for Vice President of the United States of America that is hiding from us.

Sarah Palin E-Mails Deleted Under Cover of Hacking Incident

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

A strange hacking incident earlier today tied up another loose end for Gov. Sarah Palin. Overnight, one of Palin's Yahoo e-mail accounts was compromi...

Palin administration may fight subpoenas in court

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Gov. Sarah Palin's administration is threatening to block any subpoenas by the Alaska Legislature as it investigates whether...

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...

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 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...

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...

McCain Allies Move To Derail Troopergate Investigation

Newsweek | Michael Isikoff and Mark Hosenball | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Key Alaska allies of John McCain are trying to derail a politically charged investigation into Gov. Sarah Palin's firing of her public safety commissi...

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...

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 ...

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...

What John McCain is Thinking, Part IV

Seth Greenland | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Seth Greenland

My sassy Alaskan sure has brass balls, trying to close down that Troopergate investigation up there. Reminds me of Nixon but looks better in pumps. Waaaayyy better... Ooo, baby... Easy, sailor, easy...

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 E-Mails Reveal Intense Criticism Of Failure To Fire Trooper

Washington Post | James V. Grimaldi and Karl Vick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, the running mate for GOP presidential candidate John McCain, wrote e-mails that harshly criticized Alaska state troopers for ...

"I Just Think I'm Gonna Barf."

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

"Oh, I just think I'm gonna barf...."-- Marge Gunderson (Francis McDormand), from Fargo   I open today with that Fargo quote for many reasons. T...

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...

Framing Sarah Palin

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Democrats should stay away from the baby stories. They must resist the urge to comment at all on it. Let the media do the muckraking.

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.