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Sarah Palin to Headline SHE-PAC
Iowa Rally for Joni Ernst

Breitbart Big Government, by Tony Lee

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Posted By:JoniTx, 4/16/2014 9:25:33 PM

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin will headline a SHE-PAC rally in Des Moines, Iowa, on April 27th for conservative Iowa Senate candidate Joni Ernst, who has taken a two-point lead over a liberal Republican businessman who had been leading before Palin endorsed Ernst. The rally at the Hy-Vee Conference Center will feature Nebraska Sen. Deb Fischer, Iowa´s Lieutenant Gov. Kim Reynolds, and Kay Orr, the former Nebraska governor who was the country´s first Republican female governor. It will likely also make it difficult for Democrats to use the "war on women" card in Iowa. State Senator Ernst gained national recognition for


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TXknitter, 4/16/2014 9:27:58 PM     (No. 9813718)

What a fabulous idea. These efforts in earnest is exactly what conservative women must do.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TXknitter, 4/16/2014 9:30:08 PM     (No. 9813720)

These efforts ARE exactly what we must do.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: 4justice, 4/17/2014 2:17:46 AM     (No. 9813942)

Good stuff. Keep on rockin´, girl! "Republican women will pull the party up!

So...where are all the Palin haters now to tell us how stupid and what a quitter she is??

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Reply 4 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 4/17/2014 3:05:27 AM     (No. 9813948)

There you go - another prime example of Sarah Palin being nothing more than a "quitter" and small time celebrity with a few loyal fans.

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