According to Steve Schmidt, a top-ranking McCain campaign official, Sarah Palin believed that she had some help in securing the spot just below John McCain on the 2008 Republican ticket. The Associated Press reports on a conversation between the campaign staffer and the would be vice-president:
Does Sarah Palin truly believe God wanted her to be vice-president? And honestly, can less be expected from a politician who stated that the Iraq war was part of God’s will? According to Palin, God also had hopes for a new natural pipeline in her home state of Alaska. Click here for a refresher on more of Palin’s divine claims.