Sarah Palin quickly captured the media spotlight once John McCain announced her as has VP running mate. But not all of that press coverage has been positive for the McCain/Palin ticket. Reporters and bloggers are writing about the Sarah Palin scandal involving her decision to fire Walt Monegan. Some allege that Palin may have fired Monegan because her refused to fire her ex-brother-in-law Mike Wooten. Learn more about the people involved in this story bu clicking below.Sarah Palin
- Palin was selected by John McCain to be his vice presidential running mate in the 2008 election. She is currently the governor of Alaska.Walt Monegan
- Walt was Alaska's Public Safety Commissioner until he was mysteriously fired by Sarah Palin.Mike Wooten
- Mike is a police officer who used to be married to Sarah Palin's sister. The Palin family claims that Mike took on an aggressive tone and was threatening.
- Todd is Sarah Palin's husband. Reports indicated that Todd made several calls to Mike Wooten's boss, complaining about Wooten's behavior.Also, check out photos of Sarah Palin on the campaign trail with John McCain: