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Palin gears up to leave Alaska governor's mansion

Associated Press - July 19, 2009 3:53 PM ET

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Resigning Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin says she and her husband are packing their family's possessions at the governor's mansion in Juneau, the state capital.

Palin says Sunday on her Twitter page, "Todd & I r packing JNU house today; looking thru Piper's kindergarten schoolwork here reminds how quickly X flies; she enters 3rd grd in fall."

Piper is the youngest of Palins' three daughters. The Palins also have two sons.

Palin officially steps down July 26 - 18 months before the end of her first term.

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