(Talking Points) Memo to Norm Coleman: "having a private businessman pay for your clothing is never a good idea if you're a public official".
This made me think of Pound's translation of the Odes (75):
Live up to your clothes
we'll see that you get new ones
There something here that also applies to Palin: "we'll get you new clothes," let's say, "in the hope that you live up to them."