MADISON (WKOW) -- Conservative commentator and Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin announced Wednesday that she is endorsing Republican Sean Duffy in his race for Wisconsin's 7th Congressional seat.
Duffy is taking on Democratic incumbent U.S. Rep. Dave Obey.
Palin referred to Duffy as a "brave soul" and a "daring David: who is taking on a liberal Goliath."
Rep. Obey has been a mainstay in Washington D.C., having represented the state's 7th Congressional District since 1969.
Sean Duffy, 37, has served as the Ashland County district attorney since 2002 and is also a professional lumberjack and a former cast member of the MTV reality show "The Real World Boston."