Public Opinion: Criticism for Sarah Palin's $150,000 Campaign Wardrobe—Fair? The Alaska governor has taken a lot of flak—is it reasonable? Oct. 23, 2008 | 9:57 a.m. EDT + More Sarah Palin has been hammered for her $150,000 RNC-provided campaign wardrobe. Have the criticisms of Palin been fair? Post your thoughts below. Previously: What can John McCain do to beat Barack Obama?