Back to the OP...
:eek:From CNN, no less
Upon the dismissal, Monegan was offered a position as executive director of the Alcohol Beverage and Control Board, but turned it down.
Palin said his wife was unhappy with Monegan because of "budget issues and failure to fill trooper vacancies."
"Walt Monegan was, to the best of my knowledge, not terminated," Palin said. "He was offered a reassignment, and he resigned rather than accept the reassignment."