It's true. She is getting more powerful and she is putting people on the map. It is just amazing that Obama has no political power compared to her and she is just a citizen. Remember all those experts who told us with great authority that stepping down as governor of Alaska would be the end of her and her influence, and her political career? Poll: Palin's Endorsement More Powerful Than Obama's | The FOX Nation The Washington Post/ABC News poll found that a greater percentage of voters are more likely to support a candidate endorsed by Governor Palin than a candidate endorsed by Barack Obama. The pollster also found that Governor Palin's effect on Republicans was "better...than Obamas effect on Democrats."