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Palin Presented with Personalized Rifle

The Republican Party of Arkansas presented Sarah Palin with an engraved Big Boy .44 Mag. rifle during a fundraising event last week.

2/23/2010

The Republican Party of Arkansas presented keynote speaker Sarah Palin with an engraved Henry Repeating Arms Big Boy .44 Mag. rifle during a fundraising event last week at the Verizon Arena in Little Rock.

The rifle was personalized with serial number PALIN-001, the brass receiver was inscribed with "Presented to Sarah Palin - February 16, 2010 - Republican Party of Arkansas" and the Republican Party of Arkansas' logo was carved into the buttstock.

"Mrs. Palin was very gracious and was recieved by a very enthusiastic crowd," said Anthony Imperato, President of Henry Repeating Arms (pictured above). "It was great to participate in a Republican Party fundraiser."

Palin began her keynote speech in front of a cheering crowd of 5,000 by thanking the Republican Party of Arkansas for the beautiful rifle, noting that she even called her son Track to tell him about it.

The Republican Party of Arkansas also auctioned off a separate Big Boy .44 Mag. rifle with the serial number GOP-001, and it was inscribed with the words "Arkansas Republican."

There was also a question and answer session following Palin's address in which she was asked to identify her favorite hunting memory. The former governor told the story of duck hunting with her father, and the beginning of her love of hunting and shooting.

As Palin stated, "It's great to be in a state where it's okay to cling to your guns and religion."

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2 Responses to Palin Presented with Personalized Rifle

GeoInSD wrote:
December 25, 2012

What a bigot Mike is. He is probably one of those "tolerant" liberals that only tolerates his own views. What specifically is idiotic here? Mike's bigotry shows.

Mike wrote:
January 06, 2011

what an idiot