"The [Palin] administration killed our bill," said Alaska state representative Les Gara, D-Anchorage. Gara and state Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage, co-sponsored a resolution early this year to force the Alaska Permanent Fund – a $40 billion investment fund, a portion of whose dividends are distributed annually to state residents – to divest millions of dollars in holdings tied to the Sudanese government.
Saturday, October 04, 2008
Republican Truth Alergy
Are they ever able to tell the truth about their records? Palin lies during the debate about Alaska's divestiture of Sudan-linked assets from the state fund.