Sarah Palin explains to Katie Couric why Alaska’s proximity to Russia enhances her foreign policy experience
Sarah Palin: As Putin rears his head and comes into the air space of the United States of America, where do they go? It’s Alaska. It’s just right over the border. It is from Alaska that we send those out to make sure that an eye is being kept on this very powerful nation, Russia, because they are right there, they are right next to our state.
Sarah Palin was the Republican Party’s vice-presidential nominee for the 2008 United States presidential election. Senator John McCain was the Republican Party’s presidential nominee.
Katie Couric exposed Republican Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin( Governor of Alaska) for being an extremely weak candidate. Quote from the above interview Sarah Palin: I don’t know, you know … reporters – Yeah, mocked I guess that’s the word, yeah.
In a series of interviews CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric has won a Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Journalism from the USC’s Annenberg School. Couric won a Special Achievement for National Impact on the 2008 Campaign award for her extraordinary, persistent and detailed multi-part interviews with Republican VP candidate Sarah Palin. Judges called the interviews a “defining moment in the 2008 presidential campaign