Palin bid to get over ‘bridge to nowhere’

Sep 10th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Election 2008

The Sydney Morning Herald: Sarah Palin has refused to back off claims that she blocked the much-derided “bridge to nowhere” in Alaska, despite mounting criticism that the Republican vice-presidential hopeful is exaggerating her history of slashing wasteful spending.

The Alaskan governor has made her rejection of the federally-funded bridge project, which would have linked a handful of Alaskans to an airport at vast expense, a key part of her stump speech, and repeated the line again today at rallies in Lebanon, Ohio and Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

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