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MOURDOCK WINS: Tea Party Insurgency Takes Out Six-Term Senator Dick Lugar

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 maintaining about 61 percent of the vote. Lugar was the ranking Republican member on several prestige committees, including the Foreign Relations Committee.
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Here's Why Dick Lugar Lost His Senate Seat After 36 Years

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

Longitme Republican Senator Dick Lugar was defeated by Tea-Party backed challenger Richard Mourdock in the Indiana GOP primary last night. Lugar's stature in Washington couldn't have been higher, but his political stock had seriousl... Read Post

LUGAR VOTED OUT! Tea Party Candidate Defeats 6-Term Republican

US Politics / Conservative : Gateway Pundit (2 years ago)

Six term Republican Richard Lugar was defeated tonight by tea party favorite Richard Mourdock. NBC Politics reported: NBC News has declared Richard Mourdock as the projected winner in the Indiana Senate primary. Mourdock defeated si... Read Post

THE TEA PARTY IS ALIVE: Insurgent Conservative Is Crushing Establishment GOP Senator Dick Lugar

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

For proof that the Tea Party can still influence a Republican election, take a look at the incredible situation going on in the Indiana Republican race for a U.S. Senate seat. Introducing Richard Mourdock, the Indiana State Treasure... Read Post


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