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Wasilla, Alaska Lawmaker Links Girl Scouts To Planned Parenthood

The Huffington Post | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics

What appeared to be a routine resolution in Alaska's legislature honoring the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts was blocked on Thursday when a repr...

A tale of two rallies: Sarah Palin drops in on Wasilla crowd and Anchorage honks in protest

AlaskaDispatch.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
AlaskaDispatch.com

In Wasilla on Saturday, some 300 conservatives gathered to remember the 9/11 attacks. GOP Senate candidate Joe Miller was getting the attention. But t...

Sarah Palin's Hometown, Wasilla, Alaska

Cynthia Wachtell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Cynthia Wachtell

The students of Wasilla are reading a lot about war. They are reading about World War II, Vietnam, and the war in Afghanistan.

Levi Johnston's Mom Pleads Guilty, Will Do Prison Time

AP | MARY PEMBERTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PALMER, Alaska — The mother of the man former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's daughter Bristol had planned on marrying has reached a plea deal in her ...

Palin's Move Raises Big Questions

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's abrupt and unscripted holiday resignation is an odd way to launch a potential presidential bid and no hel...

A Courageous Teen from the Land of Palin Speaks Out

Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker)

Alaska politics tends to focus on the corruption and conviction of Alaska politicians and the latest comings and goings of our governor. So, when something like this lands in my inbox, it stops me in my tracks.

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.

Wasilla, Alaska--If You Lived Here, You'd Get Pregnant Too

236.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A lot has been made of VP nominee Sarah Palin's experience as the mayor of Wasilla, Alaska. Her running mate, John McCain, has listed the gig as one o...

Sarah Palin: A Right-Wing Gidget for Leader of the Free World

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Russnow

Watching the Republican convention tonight, I was struck by a number of things, most notably how the prime-time star speakers whipped up the audience ...

Cheering Deceit in St. Paul

David Quigg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Quigg

Let's shift to all those words a former Bush speechwriter crafted which betrayed a fundamental contempt for Americans, our common sense and our ability to do basic math.

Wasilla's Meth Problem Made Palin's Borough The Meth Capital Of Alaska

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASILLA - The Matanuska-Susitna area is the methamphetamine capital of Alaska, according to Alaska State Troopers. In 2003, authorities uncovered nin...

And She Homeschools? 10 Reasons Sarah Palin Terrifies (and Fascinates) Me

Dan Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Brown

I'm worried that I'm obsessing too much about Sarah Palin. She terrifies me! She fascinates me! She could be running our country! Here are ten reasons...

Sarah Palin's Amazing Feat: The Transformation of GOP Leaders Into Stepford Wives

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Russnow

On TV panel discussion after another, no matter what obvious shortcoming of Palin is presented, these so-called knowledgeable and pure Americans have a ready answer no matter how illogical.

Sarah Palin: You're No Dan Quayle -- and That's Not a Compliment!

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Russnow

John McCain sold his soul in the bleakest of hopes that he could convert angry Hillary voters to his cause.