There now appear to be nearly 400 people sitting in the free seats in the risers around the floor of the Qwest Arena for the Sarah Palin-Vaughn Ward rally, and another 650 or so in the $10 seats on the floor, for a total of between 1,000 and 1,100. The word is that both Ward and Palin are now in the building; the band just led a Ward sign-waving chorus to the lyrics, “Go Vaughn Ward,” and then wrapped up.
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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