Originally posted by bknapple32
reply to post by truth_seeker3
as a dem, I think its a very obvious ploy at the female vote.
Originally posted by nyk537
reply to post by d11_m_na_c05
That's a terrible hack job.
Are you being serious with that?
Maybe they are more afraid than I thought!
AK Gov. Says Staffer Pressed for Trooper's Firing By Kate Klonick - August 13, 2008, 9:53PM In a press conference this afternoon, Gov. Sarah Palin (R-AK) conceded that someone inside her administration pressured the state's Department of Public Safety to fire State Trooper Mike Wooten, Palin's former brother-in-law, who is now embroiled in a bitter custody battle with Palin's sister. Palin's statement is the latest in what has come to be known around Alaska as "Wooten-gate." The scandal began on July 11, when Public Safety Commissioner Walt Monegan was fired from his post with little explanation, a move that quickly raised questions in Alaska. A few days later, Monegan came forward, stating that he had been pressured by those around Palin to fire Wooten -- but had refused to do so -- a choice that he believes led to his sudden dismissal. Palin denied Monegan's accusations, and a Legislative Council has appointed a special commission to probe the matter.