FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2010 file photo, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin speaks to the crowd during the kickoff of the nationwide Tea Party Express bus tour in Reno, Nev. Get ready for the big tease. A... more 
FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2010 file photo, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin speaks to the crowd during the kickoff of the nationwide Tea Party Express bus tour in Reno, Nev. Get ready for the big tease. A slew of Republicans positioning for possible presidential runs are, to varying degrees, in the midst of courting donors, testing messages and plotting strategies. They're visiting early primary states, wooing key activists and, all the while, stirring interest as they gauge whether to launch full-fledged campaigns. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Scott Sady
Wed, Oct 27, 2010 5:18 PM EDT