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In this Oct. 25, 2008, file photo, then-Republican vice presidential candidate, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, speaks in Des Moines, Iowa. The 2008 GOP vice presidential nominee will be the big draw at Friday's Reagan Dinner in Des Moines, the Iowa Republican Party's biggest fundraiser. The question that will be on everyone's mind is whether she'll run for president in 2012. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
Photo by: Charlie Neibergall
In this Oct. 25, 2008, file photo, then-Republican vice presidential candidate, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, speaks in Des Moines, Iowa. The 2008 GOP vice presidential nominee will be the big draw at Friday's Reagan Dinner in Des Moines, the Iowa Republican Party's biggest fundraiser. The question that will be on everyone's mind is whether she'll run for president in 2012. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

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