Our political bloggers will say more later about John McCain’s surprising pick of Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska as his vice-presidential running mate. For now, one part of her biography is worth noting. Palin’s fifth child has Down’s Syndrome, which was discovered during prenatal testing. Yet Palin chose to have the baby anyway. Palin is an evangelical, but her brave decision will certainly impress Catholics, and may be one reason why McCain chose her.
Here is the original story from the Anchorage Daily News.