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Alaska Governor Sarah Palin

Hate to Smudge the Lipstick but Could We Get a Muzzle for that Pitbull?

Warren Holstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

Ms. Palin, you're simply a side-show freak in the corner of the Republican tent that everyone points and titters at as you continue to bark and sell tickets to your own dwindling, embarrassing performances.

GOP Says Palin Will Attend Fundraiser

AP | BEN EVANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich on Monday urged some 2,000 Republican party loyalists to stand up for GOP principles but to be i...

Sessions Worked Behind Scenes To Get Palin Reinvited To GOP Fundraiser

The Plum Line | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In another sign of the sway that Sarah Palin and her supporters in Palin Nation hold over the GOP, NRCC chief Pete Sessions is working behind the scen...

Palin Lifts From Gingrich in Anchorage Speech

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Much of Sarah Palin's speech delivered in Anchorage on Wednesday was lifted from an article written four years ago by Newt Gingrich and Craig Shirley.

Slap Shot: Alaska Legislators Set to Override Palin's Veto

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

It will take a 75 percent legislative majority to override Palin's veto -- no small feat in a rightward leaning state. It would appear to be a political slap shot headed straight for the net.

Palin: Obama Wants To "Control The People" With Bailout Money

The Huffington Post | Susan Crile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska Governor Sarah Palin said in a speech Wednesday that the Obama White House is trying to "control the people." Palin was introducing Michael ...

Palin's Refusal To Join in Nation's Energy Savings Plan: Wrong For U.S., Wrong for Alaska

Les Gara | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Les Gara

What Governor Palin has done is as effective as spending your time blowing dandelion seeds into the wind.

Lynn Vincent: Palin Chooses Evangelical Magazine Editor To Co-Write Memoir

Huffington Post | Susan Crile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HarperCollins announced Thursday that Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has chosen the editor of an Evangelical magazine to help write her memoir. Lynn Vincen... Sarah Palin's New Legal Foe

The Huffington Post | Susan Crile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin's lawyers -- already busy handling the dozen legal complaints that are pending against the Alaska governor -- are now doing legal battle ...

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. ...

Sarah Palin To Accept Most Stimulus Funds For Alaska

AP | MARK THIESSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin will sign bills accepting most of the federal stimulus funds available to the state, her spokeswoman...

Alaska House Demands Canonization For "Uncle" Ted!

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

I think Mr. Stevens should wait as least as long as the interned Japanese during WWII did for their apology.

Palin Stimulus Rejection Stirs Bipartisan Anger In Alaska

The Huffington Post | Megan Slack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska legislators -- both Democrats and Republicans -- are unhappy with Governor Sarah Palin's choice to reject more than 30 percent of the federal s...

Advice to Palin: Give the GOP Elephant His Job Back

Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stuart Whatley

If Palin hopes to lead the GOP out of its rut, she will first and foremost need to transcend her current role as the character children see on the front of a GOP cereal box.

Palin Planning NEW Epic Road Project: $3-4 Million Per Mile

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Boomers talked for decades about building a road to Nome, an epic 500-mile plus project that would run through some of the most remote wilderness of f...

Sarah Palin's Presidential To Do List

Trish Wend | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Trish Wend


McCain Once Again Shows Republican Party Is Just 24 Years Behind Democrats

Joseph Minton Amann and Tom Breuer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph Minton Amann and Tom Breuer

Palin does reinforce McCain's maverick image. He threw out the established guidelines for picking a VP and went with the Fox News method of simply picking the hottest broad he could find.

Sarah Palin: Average Hockey Mom or Spawn of Satan?

Sean Carman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sean Carman

Palin appears to have turned herself into a Barbie doll to advance her political career. Which, of course, will make feminists everywhere line up to vote for her. Especially Hilary supporters.

A Viewer's Guide to the Sarah Palin Nomination

Sean Carman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sean Carman

What does all of this mean? The friendly, apparently all-American demeanor? The rabid support of radical right-wing fundamentalists? The dogged, inexplicable hatred of trooper Wooten?

Pipe Dreams to Nowhere: Another Palin Lie

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Palin has always been fast and loose with the truth, but her duplicity about the pipeline extends far beyond whether it is currently being built or not -- it is not -- but whether or not it ever will be built.

Sarah Palin: The Gift That Keeps On Taking

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

Palin's per diem abuse has been dismissed by her staff with comparisons to former Gov. Frank Murkowski. That's like comparing a bad bartender to Jim Jones' Guyana Kool-Aid Stand and drinking up.

$15 Million Price Tag Placed on Palin's Emails

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Had news agencies agreed to pay the exorbitant fees for access to her accounts, Palin's emails would have topped Alaskan crude oil as the state's No. 1 export.

Governor Grifter... Again.

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

Today Sarah Palin has disclosed previously omitted free trips, adding them to her financial disclosure forms. Hey, what's the big deal...she took those trips almost two years ago.

People Who Would Be Better VP Picks than Sarah Palin

Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Leo

Of course, many of these people are not Republicans. But if you're compromising everywhere else, why not on party affiliation?

Palin: Election Day Results Are Up To God

AP | ERIC GORSKI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DENVER — Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin describes herself as a "hard-core pro-lifer" and expresses confidence that in spite ...