Articles Tagged ‘Alaska’

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin smiles as she is introduced during a public appearance at a Long Island Association (LIA) meeting and luncheon in Woodbury, N.Y., Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

Palin Vague on ’12 Presidential Run in Woodbury Event

In her second Long Island appearance since the 2008 presidential…



Off the Reservation: Behind the Mosque

It seems the greater the physical distance from Ground Zero, the greater the influence a politician has on the future of the so-called “Ground Zero…



Palin Officially Steps Down As Alaska Governor

Sarah Palin stepped down Sunday as Alaska governor to write a book and build a right-of-center coalition, but she left her long-term political plans unclear and refused to address speculation she would seek a 2012 presidential bid. In a fiery campaign-style speech, Palin said she was stepping down to take her political battles to a larger if unspecified stage and avoid an unproductive, lame duck status.