Tom Horner officially kicks off his campaign for governor today. Horner will be a leading contender for the Independence Party endorsement when that party holds its statewide convention on Saturday. Horner recently left the Republican Party where he was a longtime activist. MPR's Phil Picardi spoke with University of Minnesota political science professor Larry Jacobs about the potential role of the Independence Party in the 2010 election.
IP looking for opening between DFL and GOP