Because the allegations were for death threats against his wife/ex-wife and questions of domestic abuse. An alleged wife beating police officer...generally feminists won't like that.
Soccer moms were bascially moderates, right down the middle. Thats why they are a key demogrpahic because they don't follow party lines. They are not partisan voters.only conservative soccer moms. dem soccer moms will realize the stark differences between her and Hillary and will not make the vote. Again, she is a STRONG conservative, she is a creationist, and wants it taught in schools, she is against Roe v. Wade. If certain soccer moms agree then of course they will vote, but her selection really did not do much for the McCain weaknesses, expecially the economy.
In fact, more of them are democrats within the midwest and helped a Republican win in 2004.
Yes, a VP canadiate who has more experience than a Presidential candidate. Its not an arguemtn they will win.I think the critiscm is not necessarily her as it will be McCain, as he has been harping on the Obama lack of experience and rightfully so, then chooses Palin who 19 months ago was a mayor of a small town.