WASHINGTON (AP) — Sarah Palin says she won’t speak at the Republican National Convention later this month in Tampa, Fla.

The 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee says she’s excited to hear from this year’s candidates.

Palin says in a statement that she supports Mitt Romney and his running mate, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, and will focus on grassroots efforts to help get the pair elected.

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