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Palin 2012? Game On!: Nationwide Organize4Palin Ground Report
Conservatives4Palin ^ | Karen Allen

Posted on 05/15/2011 8:30:12 PM PDT by Anamnesis

Palin 2012? Game on!

Posted on May 15 2011 - 10:05 PM - Posted by: Karen Allen

How about a little Organize4Palin roundup? I admit to not showing our hand much, and believe me, that’s very hard to do when I so badly want to brag on Governor Palin’s passionate and hardworking supporters. Below are some excerpts and examples of Gov. Palin’s boots on the ground. Keep in mind that these are just a few…Organize4Palin has its game on and GRRRR on across the nation.

Today, The Des Moines Register posted an article entitled, “Who’s likely in for the straw poll,” excerpt below.

North Carolina home-schooling mom Karen Allen, founder of Organize4Palin, told the Register: “If we consider Governor Palin’s criteria for running for president, which was if she didn’t see anyone else who could bring to the table what she could and be willing to make those hard decisions we as a country must come to terms with, then it appears to us that a 2012 Palin campaign is inevitable.”

Volunteer regional directors and county teams are “intensively” working to organize in Iowa, said Organize4Palin’s Iowa leader, Peter Singleton, who has been scouting for Palin fans here since November. “I consider the other guys pretty formidable. They have lots of money and lots of skilled operatives and the like, but I think they’re underestimating her grass-roots base here in Iowa.”

Also today, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette posted a letter to the editor written by O4P’s PA coordinator, Dominic Salvatori. It was in response to a column written by Margaret Carlson, someone Stacy has addressed before here.

Palin’s positions

A nonsensical column by Margaret Carlson last Sunday ( “No Trumps Need Apply,” May 8 Perspectives) suggests that a Sarah Palin presidential candidacy would be “bizarro.” As usual by those suffering from PDS (Palin Derangement Syndrome), no supporting reasons are given.

Of course, no mention is made of Ms. Palin’s recent speech setting forth the five-point Palin doctrine on when and why U.S. forces should be deployed overseas. No mention is made of her recent visit to Israel and private dinner with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. No mention is made of her speech last month in India in which she defended American exceptionalism and called for more cooperation between India and America.

And no one could expect Ms. Carlson to discuss the former governor’s recent detailed criticisms of President Barack Obama’s manipulation of the U.S. energy supply.

No, just another unsubstantiated hit piece. Well, guess what, Ms. Carlson — you and the rest of the lefty loons are not scaring Sarah away. Game on.

Pennsylvania State Coordinator

NBC’s Shawna Thomas tweeted a card she picked up at a GOP Lincoln Day dinner left by NH Coordinator Warren Rasmussen.

This past Thursday, O4P’s NY Coordinator, Ron Devito, spoke at a meeting held at the Metropolitan Republican Club, where he met Debra Leible, the Club’s Executive Committee Chair. He dropped off Organize4Palin literature and answered questions from a group of Log Cabin Republicans. Read more about it here.

Maryland volunteers with O4P door hangers

Coordinator Thomas S. Schmitz has proven he’s the king of creative marketing when it comes to promoting O4P California-style. Lately, Thomas has been enlisting volunteers to hand out palm cards at events, make videos, and contribute artwork. You can read about Thomas’ recent exploits here and here. Take time too and meet some San Francisco volunteers he’s been working with at the new Essex & Orange 1773. They created this Sarah of AK graphic, likening Gov. Palin to Joan of Arc, and promote O4P and C4P at their links tab.

Last night, Arizona Coordinator Rebecca Feldman attended a reception at the Center for Arizona Policy, a conservative family policy organization. She said,

I wore my “Palin 2012″ pin as it was visible and easily read from afar, and people were coming up left and right wanting to talk to me about Governor Palin. Senators, state representatives, judges, etc. I got plenty of “I like your pin!” comments. Very encouraging.

And my newest favorite outreach method, initiated by Kansas Coordinator, Mary Newton.

I had great success yesterday at neighborhood garage sales. I left cards for people and once a conversation started, groups would form around. I wore a Palin button I had and that would start the positive conversations. Sarah Palin is loved by the “think for yourself” population. Looks like I will be returning to that neighborhood in a few weeks for a meeting.

Lest you think only coordinators are working, consider these numbers. As of a week ago, over 21,000 palm cards and door hangers had been ordered by and shipped to volunteers all over the country. Their attitude always resembles Washington Coordinator Sarah Emily Jordan’s statement below.

It’s been a blast to meet with state volunteers these past couple of weeks. They are amazing and anxious to get to work. So many of Sarah Palin’s supporters are just like her, genuine, down to earth, freedom loving Americans who are willing to do whatever they can to help this country.

And as Patrick Adams said,

Organize4Palin is now on its way to building legions of the brave who are establishing footholds in each state with the mantra “boots on the ground.”

The army has come a long way and continues to become better organized every day. All Sarah has to do is give the word and they will spring into action. They will take no prisoners and will not bow to any union thug, communist, socialist or jihadist who tries to intimidate them or get in their way.

Well, that’s all I can share for now. Anymore, and well, you know what I would have to do. But I’m sure many of you are wondering how you can get involved too!

First, not all states are covered. We still are looking for coordinators in Arkansas, Hawaii, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wyoming. If you’re interested in what it involves, please write me at

Some of you have state coordinators, but they’re just kicking off and things may not be moving as fast as you’d like. Help ‘em out! If you can organize an event, host a meet, help with Facebook or Twitter, write them. Use “your state’s name” to contact them.

Want cards? You can order them direct from the printer at GOP Victory Print. They will hook you up with great prices and fast shipping.

Lastly, one question that is picking up in frequency is, “When will the new site be ready?!” It’s close. But there’s a hold up. I guess you could say we need more green energy. If you can contribute any, please do so here. We want the site to be professional and that costs. Thankfully, we have a volunteer donating many, many hours to the project, but there are still expenses involved.

So again, if you approve of all Organize4Palin is doing across the country, please consider giving toward the new website. Thank you!!

I leave you with another California creation:

CLICK to register free and quick at Organize4Palin

Text 4PALIN to 74679 for updates

Current Twitter list of states

KEYWORDS: o4p; organize4palin; palin; palin2012; sarahpalin
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Palin supporters,


Palin and her aide Rebecca Mansour have already given the green-light, without “officially” announcing.
I've highlighted tweets that Rebecca Mansour has retweeted and other hints that Palin has given over the past few months (which I need to update to include her recent 5-point foreign policy speech and dumping of her neoconservative advisers):

Why a Palin 2012 Run is Inevitable

Most notably, her aide is pushing Organize4Palin. Check out this tweet from Rebecca Mansour:


She's also promoted it further by retweeting the link to the list of the Organize4Palin State twitter accounts:


O4P O4P Signup:

To opt-in for text reminders and alerts: Text 4PALIN to 74679

Follow us on Twitter     Find us on Facebook
May 6: April 17:
April 9:
March 19:

Twitter Accounts for each O4P State chapter:

Donate to O4P, General Fund
Donate Now!
On November 2, 2010; O4P helped Sarah Palin elect: 37 House Reps, 6 Senators, 7 Governors, 2 Attorney Generals, & 1 Secretary of State.O4P had a 67% success rate in November 2010!

Email to directly contact your local coordinator, if it already has one. I've listed the ones that I believe already have a state coordinator, but go ahead and email in case my list isn't up to date:

States without a coordinator: Arkansas, Hawaii, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wyoming

Is your state listed above? That means it's an Organize4Palin orphan! If you would like to adopt it, please contact us ( with some background info, and we'll talk.

Organize4Palin is a project of American Grizzlies United, a grassroots organization dedicated to organizing, educating, and training volunteers for American political elections. Contributions or gifts to American Grizzlies United are not tax deductible. Paid for by American Grizzlies United and not authorized by any candidate or candidate's committee.

1 posted on 05/15/2011 8:30:15 PM PDT by Anamnesis
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2 posted on 05/15/2011 8:32:44 PM PDT by chicken head
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To: Anamnesis

3 posted on 05/15/2011 8:33:00 PM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum (Islamophobia: The fear of offending Muslims because they are prone to violence.)
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To: Anamnesis

Make NO mistake...this is the Bamsters worst nightmare!

I will do everything I can to help her in her run for the presidency, should she make this her intention!

Go Sarah!

4 posted on 05/15/2011 8:33:27 PM PDT by Artcore
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To: Anamnesis
I am glad she is tweeting but there are very very many of us supporters who don't! Just get on the radio or TV and Do it! Say here are my hats and throw them in!

We will be behind you Sarah!

5 posted on 05/15/2011 8:36:42 PM PDT by Red_Devil 232 (VietVet - USMC All Ready On The Right? All Ready On The Left? All Ready On The Firing Line!)
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To: Red_Devil 232

Just joined the Omaha/NE Chapter.

Come the Iowa Primary, we’re crossing the river to help :)

6 posted on 05/15/2011 8:44:22 PM PDT by ak267
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To: Anamnesis

Cool beans. I think Huck’s decision not to run is a big plus for Palin. Grizzlies not Gomers!

7 posted on 05/15/2011 8:44:53 PM PDT by bigbob
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To: All

This should become a PING list !!!!! ADD ME !!!!

8 posted on 05/15/2011 8:45:18 PM PDT by ak267
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To: Anamnesis

Nuff said.

9 posted on 05/15/2011 8:50:50 PM PDT by Sea Parrot (Being an autodidact, I happily escaped the bureaucratization of intellect)
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To: Anamnesis
Sarah Louise Palin

Born February 11, 1964 in Sandpoint, ID (Meets the Jus Soli Requirement)

Parents were
Charles R Heath, born in ID
Sarah Sheeran, born in WI

Both parents were US Citizens at the time of her birth (Meets the Jus Sanguinis Requirement)

Sarah Palin is a NATURAL BORN CITIZEN unlike Comrade Barry Soetoro aka Barack Hussein Obama.

10 posted on 05/15/2011 8:55:10 PM PDT by ASA Vet (Natural-born citizens, are those born in the country, of parents who are citizens. De Vattel)
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To: Anamnesis
Exactly what is the point of "Organize4Palin" it looks like a website that hasn't been updated in months.

It lists a bunch of candidates from 2010 and doesn't have a forum for organization... just a dead link.
11 posted on 05/15/2011 8:55:25 PM PDT by Minus_The_Bear
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To: Minus_The_Bear

They are currently revamping it for 2012. It was previously used for the 2010 elections.

Most of the organization has been done on the local levels, so you won’t see everything that has been happening. We’re not a centralized organization. We’re more like a starfish than we are a spider.

12 posted on 05/15/2011 9:06:39 PM PDT by Anamnesis
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To: ak267

same here

13 posted on 05/15/2011 9:07:54 PM PDT by unseen1
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To: Anamnesis

Change the name to Energize4Palin. No need to copy stupid Obama.

14 posted on 05/15/2011 9:09:38 PM PDT by Extremely Extreme Extremist (Governor Sarah Heath Palin for President of the United States in 2012)
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To: Sea Parrot

15 posted on 05/15/2011 9:14:59 PM PDT by 4rcane
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To: Red_Devil 232

You don’t have to actively tweet to use twitter. You can simply sign-up and use it to follow the major Palin related twitter accounts so you can keep up in real-time with all things Palin related. The major accounts to follow are the following:


and all the state O4P twitter accounts which have been linked to in the main post.

16 posted on 05/15/2011 9:16:02 PM PDT by Anamnesis
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

New Energy For America
change from her AK slogan which was
New Energy For Alaska

17 posted on 05/15/2011 9:17:04 PM PDT by 4rcane
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

I have said since her debate with Biden that what seperates Palin from the crowd is her courage. You can believe, and know, and say, but if you don’t charge the hill you are nothing but a sunshine soldier. Sarah is great because Sarah is good.

18 posted on 05/15/2011 9:24:03 PM PDT by HMS Surprise (Chris Christie can go to hell.)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

I so wish I could start the Org4Palin in WV. Unfortunately, I’m not allowed to publicly endorse any political candidate on pain of losing my position. But I will be working for Sarah if she runs. It will be by placing advertising everywhere I can and encouraging strangers to vote for her.

19 posted on 05/15/2011 9:29:14 PM PDT by WVNan
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To: onyx; Virginia Ridgerunner; Lakeshark; DBeers; reformed_dem; Right Wingnut 2; Robert Drobot; ...


20 posted on 05/15/2011 10:05:43 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (How do you starve an Obama supporter? Hide his food stamps under his work boots.)
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