Saturday, November 14, 2009
Sarah Palin's new book
FACT CHECK: Palin's book goes rogue on some facts
"WASHINGTON (AP) — reprises familiar claims from the 2008 presidential campaign that haven't become any truer over time.
Ignoring substantial parts of her record if not the facts, she depicts herself as a frugal traveler on the taxpayer's dime, a reformer without ties to powerful interests and a politician roguishly indifferent to high ambition.
Palin goes adrift, at times, on more contemporary issues, too. She criticizes President Barack Obama for pushing through a bailout package that actually was achieved by his Republican predecessor George W. Bush — a package she seemed to support at the time.
A look at some of her statements in 'Going Rogue,' obtained by The Associated Press in advance of its release Tuesday:"
Check the link to finish the article or borrow the book for your own interpretation. I wouldn't buy it myself.