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Sarah Palin            

Former Governor of Alaska; 2008 Vice Presidential Nominee

Sarah Palin is an American politician, commentator, and author who served as the 9th Governor of Alaska from 2006 until her resignation in 2009. As the Republican Party nominee for Vice President of the United States in the 2008 election alongside presidential nominee, Arizona Senator John McCain, she was the first Alaskan on the national ticket of a major political party and the first Republican woman selected as a vice presidential candidate. Also, her book Going Rogue has sold more than two million copies.

She was elected to the Wasilla city council in 1992 and became mayor of Wasilla in 1996. In 2003, after an unsuccessful run for lieutenant governor, she was appointed chair of the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, responsible for overseeing the state's oil and gas fields for safety and efficiency. She was the youngest person and the first woman to be elected Governor of Alaska.

Since her resignation as Governor, she has endorsed and campaigned for the Tea Party movement as well as several candidates in multiple election cycles, prominently including Donald Trump for President in 2016. From 2010 to 2015, she provided political commentary for Fox News On April 3, 2014, Palin premiered her TV show, Amazing America with Sarah Palin, on the Sportsman Channel, which ran until February 12, 2015. On July 27, 2014, Palin launched the online news network called the Sarah Palin Channel, which was closed on July 4, 2015

Speech Topics


Today's Issues and the Impact on Our Future

In her engaging and standing-room-only presentations, Palin tailors her remarks for each audience as she addresses today's most critical issues both at home and around the world. Topic areas include energy independence, national security, fiscal responsibility, education, health care, small government and advancing the cause of special-needs children.

Inspiring Lives: A Message of Resilience and Hope

Capturing the hearts and minds of millions of Americans as the 2008 Republican Vice Presidential candidate, Sarah Palin continues to use her voice to inspire and connect with others from all walks of life. Holding steadfast to her convictions while in the midst of personal and professional challenges—including her landmark political career—Palin lets her values be her compass as she navigates her role on the global stage with grace. The many roles she has embraced in her life—devoted wife, military mom, public servant and champion for children with special needs—have given her a far-reaching perspective into the struggles we all face. Meeting with people from around the world since coming onto the national stage in 2008 has further enriched her life and given her a unique vantage point from which she shares the importance of looking for the best in everyone. Attracting record-breaking crowds, Palin's inspirational message of resilience and hope, combined with her warm personality, will touch the spirit of each audience member and remind them that the best possible life is never out of reach.

News


SALT LAKE CITY: Sarah Palin to speak at Utah pregnancy crisis ...

Sarah Palin will be in Salt Lake City next month to speak at a fundraiser for a ... for the Pregnancy Resource Center of Salt Lake City, an anti-abortion center that  ...

Sarah Palin: Trump's Carrier deal is 'crony capitalism' - POLITICO

Sarah Palin described such government intervention as a “hallmark of ... on Donald Trump's deal with Carrier, albeit an unexpected one — Sarah Palin.

Exclusive -- Sarah Palin: Media Hysteria over Trump's 'Immigration ...

A blanket “immigration ban"? No, it is not. That is a fake news headline.

Sarah Palin Under Consideration for VA Secretary - ABC News

Sarah Palin is under consideration for secretary of veterans affairs, a close Palin aide and a top Donald Trump transition official told ABC News. The Palin aide ...

Sarah Palin Calls Out Trump's Carrier Deal, Warns Against 'Crony ...

Former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin in an op-ed for the Young Conservatives website called the deal, which was reportedly negotiated by ...

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