July 30th, 2014
01:20 PM ET
5 months ago

Obama lambasts Republicans for ‘hatin’ all the time’

Updated 1:31 p.m. ET, 7/30/2014

Kansas City, Missouri (CNN) – Days before Congress' summer break begins, President Barack Obama used a Wednesday morning speech here to lambast Republicans who are preparing to sue him rather than take action on some of his agenda items.

“Stop being mad all the time,” Obama chided Republicans during rowdy, campaign-style remarks. “Stop just hatin’ all the time.”
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Filed under: Democratic Party • Democrats • House • John Boehner • President Obama • Republican • Sarah Palin • White House
Lead foot: Palin gets speeding ticket
July 22nd, 2014
06:07 PM ET
5 months ago

Lead foot: Palin gets speeding ticket

(CNN) – Slow down, Sarah, slow down.

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin was ticketed last week in her hometown of Wasilla, where she once served as mayor, for going 10-19 mph over the speed limit. According to a court docket reviewed by CNN, she received a $154 ticket.

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Filed under: Alaska • Sarah Palin
America to Sarah Palin: Enough!
July 10th, 2014
09:02 AM ET
5 months ago

America to Sarah Palin: Enough!

(CNN) - A majority of voters say they've heard enough from Sarah Palin, according to a new national poll.

The NBC/Wall Street Journal/Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania survey indicates that 54% of voters say they've heard enough from Palin and would prefer that the former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate be less outspoken in political discourse. That includes nearly two-thirds of Democrats, a majority of independents, and nearly four in 10 Republicans.

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Filed under: Impeachment • President Obama • Sarah Palin
July 8th, 2014
02:44 PM ET
5 months ago

Palin calls for Obama's impeachment over border crisis

(CNN) – Sarah Palin said President Barack Obama's inaction over the escalating crisis on the southern border is grounds for impeachment.

The Republican firebrand wrote in a an op-ed published Tuesday in the conservative website Breitbart that "(Obama's) unsecured border crisis is the last straw that makes the battered wife say, 'no mas.'"

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Filed under: 2014 • Immigration • Mike Huckabee • President Obama • Sarah Palin • Texas
Sarah Palin applauds Clinton's 'boldness' in memoir
July 7th, 2014
04:10 PM ET
6 months ago

Sarah Palin applauds Clinton's 'boldness' in memoir

(CNN) - Sarah Palin praised Hillary Clinton for recounting in her memoir her decision not to attack Palin in 2008 when Republican Sen. John McCain chose the conservative firebrand as his running mate.

Once then-Illinois Sen. Barack Obama bested Clinton in the Democratic primary, his campaign focused on their Republican opponents - including Palin, the first GOP female vice presidential nominee.

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Filed under: 2016 • Hillary Clinton • Sarah Palin
Alligator-wrestling Louisiana Senate candidate gets Palin backing
May 8th, 2014
01:09 PM ET
8 months ago

Alligator-wrestling Louisiana Senate candidate gets Palin backing

(CNN) – Rob Maness, a GOP candidate in the Louisiana Senate race, released his first television ad showing him tying up an alligator - an act he compares to his promise to tackle "career politicians" in Washington.

The retired Air Force colonel also got an endorsement Thursday from conservative firebrand Sarah Palin - another instance this election cycle where the 2008 GOP vice presidential nominee threw her support behind the non-establishment GOP candidate.

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Filed under: Louisiana • Sarah Palin • Senate
May 7th, 2014
08:35 AM ET
8 months ago

Palin on Clinton: Being grandmother will 'open her eyes' on abortion

(CNN) – With Hillary Clinton becoming a grandmother, Sarah Palin argued the former secretary of state will likely reconsider her position on abortion rights.

"Just knowing that her daughter Chelsea is pregnant, with a baby–It's a real baby!–It's not some disposable something, and I know that's going to be controversial," Palin said in an interview set to air Wednesday on "Extra."
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Filed under: 2016 • Hillary Clinton • Sarah Palin
April 28th, 2014
03:16 AM ET
8 months ago

Palin: ‘Waterboarding is how we baptize terrorists’

(CNN) - Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin told a capacity crowd at a National Rifle Association rally how she would baptize terrorists if she was an elected official.

“If I was in charge,” Palin said Saturday in Indianapolis, “they would know, waterboarding is how we baptize terrorists.”

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Filed under: 2008 Election • Al Franken • Alaska • Harry Reid • Indiana • Nancy Pelosi • NRA • Sarah Palin • Terrorism
April 3rd, 2014
10:02 AM ET
9 months ago

Fallon, dressed as Putin, calls Palin

(CNN) – Wearing a wig and what looked like a well-tailored Russian suit, Jimmy Fallon went into character as Russian President Vladimir Putin Wednesday on "The Tonight Show" and made a call to another participant in the skit: Sarah Palin.

"Hello, Miss Palin, it's me, Vladimir," he says.
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Filed under: Jimmy Fallon • Sarah Palin • Vladimir Putin
Sarah Palin endorses in high-stakes Georgia race
March 27th, 2014
12:44 PM ET
9 months ago

Sarah Palin endorses in high-stakes Georgia race

(CNN) – Sarah Palin strikes again - this time lending her conservative star power to candidate Karen Handel in the jam-packed battle for the GOP Senate nomination in Georgia.

The stakes in the race are high for both parties as Democrats eye the seat in the red state as one of their few potential pick-ups in 2014 – a prospect Palin underscored Thursday in her endorsement.

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Filed under: Georgia • Karen Handel • Michelle Nunn • Sarah Palin
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