Pawlenty tried to get gig on Fox News after quitting campaign

He didn't get the job. Network chief Roger Ailes reportedly didn't want to hire him because he was about to endorse Mitt Romney.
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He didn't get the job. Network chief Roger Ailes reportedly didn't want to hire him because he was about to endorse Mitt Romney.

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