Oh, man. This stuff writes itself, I tell ya! http://www.politico.com/blogs/scorecard/0309/Palin_headlining_GOP_fundraising_dinner.html#comments âOn behalf of Congressional Republicans, it is a pleasure to announce one of the brightest rising stars in the Republican Party, Sarah Palin, will deliver the keynote address at this yearâs Senate-House dinner,â said NRCC chairman Pete Sessions. NRSC chairman John Cornyn added that she was a âbreath of fresh air from the business-as-usual crowd in Washingtonâ in a joint release. Ben Smith's Blog: Palin "like, 'no'" to GOP dinner - POLITICO.com The two Republican congressional committees yesterday announced that Sarah Palin would speak at a big June joint fundraising dinner. The only problem: Nobody seems to have told Palin. ........McAllister said Palin asked him why The Associated Press was reporting that she was going to do this. "I pointed out the (National Republican Senatorial Committee) press release and she was like, no," he said.