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LIVE: Sarah Palin Commencement Address at New Hope High School (Updated with New Pics and Video)


cathy maples

By Isabel Matos

Listen to it live via US4Palin who has 24/7 coverage of Sarah Palin News including a great write-up following the speech.

Who is Cathy Maples?

Cathy Maples is a Huntsville businesswoman, has struck up a friendship with Palin over the years. And when a special occasion arrived, Maples turned to Palin. Camden Brewer, Maples’ grandson, is among the 77 New Hope graduates who will here Sarah Palin speak tonight.  Maples confirmed in an email today to AL.com that she asked Palin to speak at the graduation.

“I have met Sarah numerous times and have had dinner with her,” Maples said in the email. “She is the real deal and she is not afraid to speak out about things that are not ‘politically correct.'”

Maples, who is president of R&D Electronics in Brownsboro, bid $63,000 in 2009 to win a dinner with Palin.Read more 


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