Sarah Palin on Russian action in Ukraine: Told you so
With Russian forces moving into Ukraine's Crimean peninsula and preparing for a possible deeper incursion into the former Soviet republic, former Gov. Sarah Palin, R-Alaska, took to Facebook Friday to boast that she saw it coming.
Obama: Marijuana not “more dangerous” than alcohol
The president said he’s troubled by racial disparities in the application of marijuana laws and ascribed some element of hypocrisy to lawmakers who’ve stiffened penalties against pot use despite some probable experimentation of their own.
The Associated Press on Tuesday asked spokeswoman Heather Handyside why the Alaska Democrat hadn't voted on whether to proceed to debate on a renewal of benefits for the long-term unemployed. Handyside, in an email, said he was "on his way back to D.C."