Defeated Republican Sarah Palin has suggested she might run for president in the next US election – and says she hopes God will show her the way.
There has already been talk of the Alaska Governor and former vice-presidential candidate going for the top job in 2012, even before she and John McCain lost this month’s election.
In her first sit-down TV interview since the defeat, Mrs Palin said: “I’m like, OK, God, if there is an open door for me somewhere, this is what I always pray, I’m like, don’t let me miss the open door.
“Show me where the open door is. Even if it’s cracked up a little bit, maybe I’ll plough right on through that and maybe prematurely plough through it.
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“But don’t let me miss an open door,” Mrs Palin said in an interview on Fox News’ On The Record programme.
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The 44-year-old first-term governor, whose term ends in two years, said she could not predict the future but added it would be “very exciting” to have an opportunity to serve in a greater capacity.