Dave Donaldson

Capitol Correspondent, Alaska Public Radio Network

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Capitol correspondent for the Alaska Public Radio Network

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John McCain surprised almost everyone today when  he named Sarah Palin  his running mate. The youngest person ever elected Governor of Alaska, she the first woman in that office.

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John McCain surprised almost everyone today when he named Sarah Palin his running mate. The youngest person ever elected Governor of Alaska, she the first woman in that office.

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