'Joe the Plumber' pitches for Missouri auditor hopeful

Thursday, May 20, 2010 | 5:21 p.m. CDT; updated 6:01 p.m. CDT, Thursday, May 20, 2010

JEFFERSON CITY — Republican state auditor candidate Allen Icet sought to burnish his political outsider credentials Thursday by turning to an Ohio man who gained fame in the 2008 presidential campaign as "Joe the Plumber."