Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin announced Friday that she is throwing her support behind Richard Mourdock.
The current state treasurer is battling Richard Lugar for a seat in the U.S. Senate. Lugar has held the seat for the last six terms. In fact, Lugar's the longest-serving republican u-s senator in the nation.
Lugar’s received an endorsement from Palin’s former running mate, John McCain, as well as Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels.
Sarah Palin endorses Richard Mourdock in U.S. Senate race
The current state treasurer is battling Richard Lugar for a seat in the U.S. Senate.
Richard Mourdock and Richard Lugar (April 13, 2012)