LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- It's official -- Lexington attorney Gatewood Galbraith has entered the race for Kentucky governor.

Galbraith filed the paperwork Thursday morning to run as an Independent against Democratic incumbent Steve Beshear and Republican David Williams.

He says he expects to pull votes from both Democrats and Republicans. Galbraith has also been courting Tea Party activists who are unhappy that their candidate lost in the Republican primary.