Ifill: Palin 'Blew Me Off' During the Debate
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During the vice presidential debate on Thursday, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin announced that she " may not answer the questions that either the moderator or you want to hear." In fact, " On at least 10 occasions, Palin gave answers that were nonspecific, completely generic, pivoted away from the question at hand, or simply ignored it." On NBCâ€™s Meet The Press today, debate moderator Gwen Ifill said that Palin "more than ignored" her questions. "Blew me off I think is the technical term," said Ifill. Watch it:
Matt Corley is a Research Associate for The Progress Report and ThinkProgress.org at the Center for American Progress.