Palin and 50 others file for a chance to fill Don Young's seat
April 6, 2022
Former Alaska governor, former vice presidential candidate and former reality TV personality Sarah Palin added her well-publicized name to the list of four dozen candidates seeking to fill Alaska’s only seat in the U.S. House, hoping to take over for Rep. Don Young, who died last month.
“Public service is a calling,” Palin said in a statement on social media.
Palin, a Republican, quit as governor of Alaska in 2009 after she and presidential running mate Arizona Sen. John McCain lost the 2008 election to Democrat Barack Obama and Joe Biden. Palin resigned not even halfway through her t...