Sarah Palin is a maverick when it comes to abortion as well. While 70 percent of Americans believe abortion should be legal in cases of rape or incest, Sarah Palin sides with the few in believing women should be forced to bear the children of their rapists. 

Via NARAL

Palin, a member of the anti-choice group Feminists for Life, said during her campaign for governor that she is opposed to abortion, even in cases of rape or incest. [Juneau Empire, "Abortion Draws Clear Divide in State Races," accessed 8/29/08 and Anchorage Daily News, "Governor’s Race: Top contenders meet one last time to debate," 11/03/06.] 

Hat tip to Oliver Willis for the links.

John McCain had six months to choose a vice president. That’s more time than any nominee in history. He decided that Sarah Palin was the best America had to offer. Will he use the same thought process to appoint his cabinet and federal judges? Is he ready to lead?

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