Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Sarah Palin Delivers the Goods

Relax, Andrew Sullivan, it isn't a baby I'm talking about.  It's votes.  Another post from Politco:
by Andy Barr
Some of Sarah Palin’s riskiest endorsements scored major victories Tuesday for the former Alaska governor, showing off her power in Republican primaries.
Palin had four primary endorsements in play – Carly Fiorina, Nikki Haley, Terry Branstad and Cecile Bledsoe – and three won or moved on to a runoff.
Palin served different roles for each candidate – sometimes spotlighting conservatives not well known to the national scene while at others validating conservative credentials to an unsure grassroots and even stepping in to deflect nasty attacks.
Perhaps Palin’s most powerful demonstration came in South Carolina, where her endorsement propelled a major swing in the polls for Haley’s primary campaign for governor and sustained the state representative through accusations of two separate affairs.
While listening to Morning Joe on MSNBC this morning they were discussing how powerful her endorsement seemed to be.  Not a mention of her resignation speech where she said she could make a difference by not being a governor, "Told Ya!"

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