Statehouse Journal: For Gov. Palin, a Rough Return to the Day Job By - April 15, 2009 Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp In Alaska’s capital, Gov. Sarah Palin, a Republican star, faces the perception that her national profile poses a distraction from state business. Share this:FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailPrintGoogle Related RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR FUBAR Blame game continues as does government shutdown FUBAR Trump comes up way short as dealmaker FUBAR America is closed. Donald Trump and the GOP Congress shut it down.