Palin and the Special Olympics: The rest of the story
Dr. Warren ThrockmortonWarren Throckmorton, PhD is Associate Professor of Psychology and Fellow for Psychology and Public Policy at Grove City College (PA). He co-founded the Golden Rule Pledge which advocates bullying prevention in evangelical churches. His academic articles have been published by journals of the American Psychological Association and he is past president of the American Mental Health Counselors Association. He is the author with fellow Grove City College professor, Michael Coulter, of the book, Getting Jefferson Right: Fact Checking Claims About Our Third President. Over 200 newspapers have published his columns. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 2008 Sep 29
Paul Kengor and I have an article in today’s National Review Online which addresses the claims that Sarah Palin cut the budget of the Special Olympics.
In short, she did not cut them but instead gave the SO of Alaska a 10% raise.