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Sarah Palin rules out presidential nomination

Broadcast: 06/10/2011

Reporter:

Former vice-presidential hopeful Sarah Palin has ruled herself out of next year's presidential
race, saying she wants to put her family first.

Transcript

TONY JONES, PRESENTER: Well, in the United States Tea Party favourite Sarah Palin has pulled
herself out of next year's presidential race.

The mother of five said she decided not to run for the Republican nomination as she wanted to put
her family first.

The announcement ends months of speculation about her presidential ambitions.

In a statement to her supporters she said she'd be working with the Party to defeat president
Barack Obama but she didn't endorse any of the existing Republican contenders.