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Palin / Resignation / The Future #940624

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 26, 2009
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(Fairbanks: Bill Whitaker) Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's official resignation featured; scenes shown from Fairbanks, where Palin thanked her constituents; details given about her PAC money & her role as presidential candidate Senator John McCain's running mate. [Father Chuck HEATH†, Senator Jon KYL - comment on Sarah's future.] [PALIN - speaks about her decision.] Findings of an ABC News/"Washington Post" poll on her popularity cited. [ Andy BARR†- comments on her political chances.]

(Studio: Russ Mitchell, Jeff Greenfield) The future for Palin on the national stage for 2012, the damage from her resignation, her image and the people's view of her judgment discussed.

Mitchell, Russ;
Whitaker, Bill;
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