Articles Tagged 'Sarah Palin'
Palin won’t speak at RNC
Tampa BayÂ Times staffÂ and wires
Sarah Palin is set to hold court down the street from this month’s Republican National Convention, but said Sunday she won’t speak at the main event.
The 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee said that while she supports presidential nominee Mitt Romney and his running mate, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, she instead will “focus…
Sarah Palin: Senate kingmaker
By DAVID CATANESE | Politico.com
CLEVELAND, Mo. â€” Sarah Palin, Senate kingmaker, is at it again.
Riding a four-endorsement winning streak in Republican Senate…
Florida: John Mica Maintains Big Cash Advantage Over Sandy Adams
By Joshua Miller, Roll Call
In the nasty Member-vs.-Member GOP primary north of Orlando, 10-term Rep. John Mica maintained a sizable cash-on-hand lead over freshman Rep. Sandy Adams.
According to Federal Election Commission reports filed on Thursday, Mica ended July 25 with $960,000 to Adamsâ€™ $453,000. In the pre-primary filing period from July 1-25, Mica raised more than twice…
Cheney: Palin pick was a mistake
ByÂ David Jackson, USA TODAY
Former Vice President Dick Cheney is critical of the process that led to the 2008 selection of another Republican vice presidential candidate: Sarah Palin.
“I think that was a mistake,” Cheney said in an interview forÂ ABC’sÂ This Week
Cheney said Palin, then the first-term governor of Alaska, failed the most basic test…
Sarah Palinâ€™s convention dare
The Mitt Romney campaign hasnâ€™t invited Sarah Palin to speak at â€” or even attend â€” next monthâ€™s Republican National Convention, in Tampa, Newsweekâ€™s Peter BoyerÂ reported.
The convention schedule is still in flux, according to convention spokesman James Davis.
â€œWhile convention planning is well underway, we have not made any decisions on program schedule or …
Palin rallies conservative bloggers to avoid repeat of 2008, but makes no mention of Romney
By Cristina Corbin, 2012FoxNews.com
LAS VEGAS â€“ Sarah Palin rallied an online army of conservative bloggers and activists Friday night at a Las Vegas conference, lambasting the â€œold mediaâ€ establishment for what she described as a failure to â€œtell the truthâ€ â€“ and pointing to President Obamaâ€™s election as the product of that failure.
Palin headlined the RightOnline convention…
Palins Endorse Ted Cruz in Texas Senate Race
ByÂ Abby Livingston, Roll Call
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and her husband, Todd, have endorsed another Senate candidate in a contested Republican primary: former Texas Solicitor General Ted Cruz.
Cruz told supporters in an email that he sought her support via a letter.
â€œWeâ€™re proud to join conservatives in Texas and throughout the nation in supporting your campaign…
McCain, Palin take opposite sides in Indiana race
ByÂ Catalina Camia, USA TODAY
John McCain and Sarah Palin are taking opposite sides in the Indiana Senate primary fight.
Palin today endorsed state Treasurer Richard Mourdock over veteran Sen. Richard Lugar, giving the GOP challenger some big-name backing ahead of the Indiana primary on May 8.
Lugar, meanwhile, released a new radio ad featuring McCain, the 2008 GOP…
White House accuses Palin, Sessions of â€˜politicizingâ€™ Secret Service incident
By Susan Crabtree-The Washington Times
White House spokesman Jay Carney bristled Friday at suggestions from former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions…
â€˜Gameâ€™ over, unchanged: No Palin revelations in HBO film
By Peter Suderman – The Washington Times
The narrative of HBOâ€™s â€œGame Changeâ€ will be familiar to anyone who followed the arc of the 2008 campaign season â€” so familiar, in fact, that it raises the question of why the movie was made.
Director Jay Roach and screenwriter Danny Strong offer a mostly respectful summary and recitation of a…