Pataki Explains Palin’s Readiness

Here’s former Governor George Pataki, fielding questions from reporters after speaking to the New York delegation at the Republican National Convention this week. He defended Sarah Palin’s preparedness to be vice president, citing the fact that as governor, she was in charge of her state’s national guard.

Later, I asked Pataki to name some decisions she’s made with respect to the national guard that demonstrates her preparedness (a question that’s been posed to more than one person, so far without a clear answer). Pataki did not give me a specific example.