Talk about a big “get” for the Bob Kerrey campaign.

David Koechner plays Dunder Mifflin traveling salesman Todd Packer on NBC’s The Office.

Kerrey’s campaign threw a video endorsement from Koechner up on YouTube on Friday.

The spot aims at off-beat humor in the same vein as an earlier video by Steve Martin. The goal of these videos is to “go viral” with people forwarding them back and forth.

We’ll see how successful this one is. You can watch here.

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