The Alaska Republican faces an uphill battle to win a seventh full term.
With Gov. Sarah Palin’s sudden elevation to the GOP ticket, the world tries to fathom the 49th state – its sourdoughs and cheechakos, boomers and greenies. A moon at noon?
Palin isn’t the only one running for federal office. All the activity muddies the line of succession.
The GOP's surprise vice-presidential nominee brings a fresh face to the '08 race.