Sarah Palin (@SarahPalinUSA) May 16, 2012
The Palin effect is making a critical difference for conservative female candidates across the country. After watching her endorsed candidate shake up the Nebraska GOP primary and pull an upset victory, Gov. Sarah Palin tweeted her congratulations and a link to her Facebook note:
From Palin’s Facebook message:
As recently as a week ago, Deb Fischer was dismissed by the establishment. Why? Because she is not part of the good old boys’ permanent political class. The message from the people of Nebraska is simple and powerful: America is looking for real change in Washington, and commonsense conservatives like Deb Fischer represent that change. I applaud Moms like Deb Fischer who are bold enough to step up and run on a conservative platform to restore America and protect our children’s future.
ShePAC, which backed Fischer first and forcefully, also celebrated: