Palin touts Missouri Senate candidate Steelman in new ad
By Cameron Joseph - 07/30/12 03:36 PM EDT
"We get America back on track by sending true conservatives like Sarah Steelman to Washington," Palin says in the ad. "Sarah Steelman earned her reputation as a conservative maverick blocking pork-barrel spending and Sarah will fight for a constitutional amendment that forces Congress to balance the budget."
Steelman is a slight underdog in Missouri's three-way GOP Senate primary — a poll released over the weekend showed her trailing businessman John Brunner (R) by 33 to 27 percent. Palin's support could give her a boost among the state's conservatives heading into the Aug. 7 primary.
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