Saturday, September 20, 2008

Palin's 'Troopergate' Battle Rages

By Jason Leopold
September 20, 2008

As Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin works to derail a legislative inquiry into her firing of the public safety commissioner, state officials are vowing to finish a report on the controversy by Oct. 10 and to weigh contempt proceedings against Palin’s husband early next year.

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Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Lipstick on Polar Bears

By Michael Winship
September 16, 2008

Where would politicians be without the Titanic? As metaphors go, it's far more majestic than putting lipstick on pigs or pit bulls.

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