Video Endorsement from Sarah Palin below!
Sarah Palin is an American politician, commentator, and author. She is the former Governor of Alaska, the first female to hold the office and the youngest in state history. In 2008 Senator John McCain chose Palin as his vice-presidential running mate, making her the first woman ever to run on the Republican Party’s presidential ticket.
Prior to her election as governor, she served two terms on the Wasilla City Council and two terms as the mayor of Wasilla. She is past chair of the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission, a multi-state government agency that promotes the conservation and efficient recovery of domestic oil and natural gas resources while protecting health, safety, and the environment. She also served as chair of the National Governors Association (NGA) Natural Resources Committee.
A native of Sandpoint, Idaho, Palin moved to Alaska with her family as a baby. She was co-captain and point guard of the 1982 state championship women’s basketball team at Wasilla High School. She received an undergraduate degree in journalism from the University of Idaho.
Palin is a contributor for FOX News and best-selling author. She is married to Todd Palin, a lifelong Alaskan. The couple has five children and two grandchildren.