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VP's role a matter of some debate

Even candidates seem unsure

MIKE ULLERY/PIQUA DAILY CALL via associated press Sarah Palin sparked debate earlier this week by saying the vice president was ''in charge of the United States Senate.'' MIKE ULLERY/PIQUA DAILY CALL via associated press Sarah Palin sparked debate earlier this week by saying the vice president was ''in charge of the United States Senate.'' (MIKE ULLERY/PIQUA DAILY CALL via associated press)
By Michael Kranish
Globe Staff / October 24, 2008

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WASHINGTON - Shortly before John McCain picked Sarah Palin as his running mate, she dismissed speculation that she was under consideration by asking, "What is it exactly that the VP does every day? I'm used to being very productive." (Full article: 754 words)

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