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Tag: Sarah Palin

June
10th

Sarah Palin e-mail unveiling live-blogged on Alaska Politics

Our sister paper up in Alaska, The Anchorage Daily News, is live blogging the release of 24,000 Sarah Palin e-mails released as part of a massive public records request. Politics reporter Sean Cockerham (formerly of the TNT) is poring over the boxes of documents and posting as he goes along. (Click here for the story so far.)

A recent post from Sean:

The emails show Palin and her team obsessive about countering criticism of the governor. One example, from April 24, 2008, is an email from Palin communications director Roseanne Hughes to the top members of the governor’s staff.

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May
20th

Sarah Palin appears to endorse GOP U.S. Senate candidate Clint Didier via Twitter

Here’s her Tweet if you want to look for yourself.

But here is what it says:

Go to www.ClintDidier.org to be inspired by patriot running for U.S.Senate to serve his state & our country for all the right reasons!Go #86

No. 86 is the number Didier wore for the Washington Redskins during two Super Bowls.

Nov.
27th

Sarah Palin is running

It’s Sarah mania over in the Tri-Cities, where the GOP queen was in town yesterday to visit relatives and run in the Turkey Trot charity race.

Palin sported an orange T-shirt with the words, “Alaska Grown.” The couple of dozen family and friends that joined her wore the same shirt or a white one with “Rogue Runners, A Proud Family” over a picture of Palin.

Our sister paper, The Tri-City Herald, turned in a comprehensive report, complete with photo galleries.