Book Discussion on Sarah from Alaska

Scott Conroy and Shushannah Walshe talked about their book Sarah from Alaska: The Sudden Rise and Brutal Education of a New Conservative… read more

Scott Conroy and Shushannah Walshe talked about their book Sarah from Alaska: The Sudden Rise and Brutal Education of a New Conservative Superstar (PublicAffairs; November 3, 2009). In the book the two reporters who were embedded on the McCain/Palin campaign trail present their exclusive look at the first Republican woman nominated to be vice president. They included anecdotes about the former Alaska governor’s return home from the campaign trail, as well as interviews with McCain/Palin campaign staffers, and Palin family members. In their talk they focused on the reporting they did in Alaska after the campaign and discussed their behind-the-scenes view of Sarah Palin. They responded to questions from members of the audience.

Scott Conroy is a digital journalist for CBS News who now lives in Chicago. Shushannah Walshe was a reporter and producer for Fox News Channel from 2001 through the 2008 election. She now lives in New York. close

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Book Discussion on Sarah from Alaska

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 7, 2009
Last Aired:
Nov 29, 2009

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  • Nov 07, 2009 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 07, 2009 | 8:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 08, 2009 | 3:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 22, 2009 | 7:19pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Nov 28, 2009 | 12:18pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 29, 2009 | 8:17pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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