McCain taps outdoorswoman as running mate
The 2008 presidential race will include a big-game-hunting Western governor after all.
Still-presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain tapped Sarah Palin of Alaska to complete the GOP ticket today.
Bill Richardson, the governor of New Mexico, had a short run in the Democratic primaries earlier in the race. He was unique among fellow contenders for his elk hunting; Palin, similarly, is an advocate for hunting.
Palin, 44, is an avowed angler and caribou hunter. She ...
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