MSNBC talk show host and liberal firebrand Ed Schultz is considering a run for Senate in his home state of North Dakota following the abrupt resignation of Senator Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) on Tuesday evening.
The longtime talk show host, who was until recently based out of Fargo, North Dakota, told the Huffington Post that “there is a lot to think about” after he was approached by Democratic leaders in the state about a possible run. But the possibility is there, even if a decision is far off.
“The phone call from [North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party leader] Merle Boucher is certainly new territory for me,” said Schultz.
He would likely be the leftiest politician in the Senate if he won…