Richard Mourdock is challenging long-time GOP incumbent Dick Lugar for the party nomination in the Indiana Senate race. Lugar is considered by many in the Tea Party right to be too moderate. Sarah Palin is, naturally, supporting the Tea Party choice in an attempt to push Lugar out. With or without Palin's intervention, the nomination race will likely be close.Any chance the Democrats have to steal a seat like this is based on the Republicans going rogue with their candidate.
In a debate Tuesday for Indiana's Senate race, GOP candidate Richard Mourdock - the Tea Party favorite who ousted moderate Richard Lugar in the primaries - explained why he opposes rape and incest exceptions for anti-abortion laws: ... Read Post
NBC News has called it, Tea Party-backed insurgent Richard Mourdock has defeated six-term Republican Indiana Senator Richard Lugar in the Republican primary. With only about 20 percent of districts reporting, Mourdock was maintainin... Read Post