Palin Speaks on Troopergate, Per Diem, Family Travel
Gov. Sarah Palin sat for an interview with The Anchorage Daily News in her Wasilla home, where moose chili was simmering in a crock pot.
The whole interview is worth a read. She hits many topics, including a run in 2012. Here are a few highlights.
The second Troopergate inquiry, run by political appointees, cleared Palin of all wrongdoing. The first report, though, found she had violated a state law and abused her power in trying to get her former brother in-law fired. If the legislature decides to take action against Palin, it won’t be before the legislative session begins in January.
On collecting per diem and charging the state for taking her daughters on trips with her, Palin said she was within her rights: