Former leaders offer views on Minnesota's future
Broadcast: Midday, 01/05/2012, 11:00 a.m.
A former GOP speaker of the House, former DFL Senate majority leader, former GOP Senate minority leader and a former state finance commissioner join Gary Eichten to talk about the state of the state.
- David Jennings: Former GOP speaker of the House, former commerce commissioner, former Minneapolis and Eastern Carver County public schools superintendent.
- Roger Moe: Former DFL Senate majority leader. Served 22 years as majority leader. State Senator January 1971 to January 2003. Unsuccessful gubernatorial candidate in 2002.
- Duane Benson: Former GOP Senate minority leader. Served in the Senate 1980-1994. Former executive director of the Minnesota Business Partnership, and CEO of the Minnesota Early Learning Foundation.
- Pam Wheelock: Minnesota Finance Commissioner and chief legislative negotiator in the Jesse Ventura Administration. Interim president and CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield, Minnesota.