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Is this new Sarah Palin video a campaign step?

September 22, 2010 |  6:04 am

 

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So here's a new Sarah Palin video.

Just released by SarahPac, the former Alaska governor's political action committee.

Watch it. See if you think it's from someone who is not running for, oh, say, the nomination for an important office from a major political party. Or laying the foundation to play a major role in that decision by assembling a following of numerous like-minded, loyal folks.

Did you notice anything missing in this video, as we did? (Answer down below.*)

As we wrote here on The Ticket Tuesday, a majority of Americans now say their views match Palin's. Or vice versa.

On Tuesday former President Bill Clinton, in a conversation with former aide George Stephanopoulos, added his voice of caution to fellow Democrats about the Republican former governor.

"It's always a mistake to underestimate your opponent," said the former governor, who may have done that in his first midterm election in 1994. That's when, for the first ime in four decades, his Democratic  Party lost control of both houses of Congress to Republicans. Clinton, of course, changed political course and roared back to win a decisive reelection in 1996.

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--Andrew Malcolm

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*Nowhere in Palin's new video does she mention the name of either major political party.

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