TV News LIES

Wednesday, Sep 28th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Politics Palin's Stand on Mining Initiative Leaves Many Feeling Burned

Palin's Stand on Mining Initiative Leaves Many Feeling Burned

E-mail Print PDF

Alaska law forbids state officials from using state resources to advocate on ballot initiatives. Then, six days before the Aug. 26 vote, with the race looking close, Palin broke her silence. Asked about the initiative at a news conference, she invoked "personal privilege" to give an opinion.

Palin's comments rocked the contest. Within a day, the pro-mining coalition fighting the referendum had placed full-page ads with a picture of the governor and the word "NO." The initiative went down to defeat, with 57 percent of voters rejecting it. 

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Union launches boycott of Trump companies amid Vegas dispute

Boycott against Trump hotelsUnion members are calling on the public to boycott Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's businesses nationwide...

Clinton set the trap and Trump walked in

Clinton-Trump debateThe first 20 minutes of the long-awaited showdown between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton appeared to...

Bridgegate testimony: Christie 'knew about traffic jam as it was happening'

David WildesteinGovernor Chris Christie was told about the epic 2013 traffic jam at the George Washington bridge...

Green Party candidate Jill Stein removed from N.Y. debate site by police

Jill SteinGreen Party presidential nominee Dr. Jill Stein was escorted off the college campus hosting Monday night’s...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!