Sarah Palin made a good first impression.
A new Rasmussen Reports poll finds 53% now have a favorable opinion of Palin:
Palin earns positive reviews from 78% of Republicans, 26% of Democrats and 63% of unaffiliated voters.
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By way of comparison, on the day he was selected as Barack Obama’s running mate, Delaware Senator Joseph Biden was viewed favorably by 43% of voters.
The following video of Governor Palin, speaking at in Dayton, Ohio following her introduction by John McCain as his pick for vice president shows why she made such a good first impression: