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On first day of 'vaccines for all,' Walz, Pawlenty to get J&J shot

The Democrat and Republican will receive their vaccine dose Tuesday afternoon.

Polling for Minnesota governor has Pawlenty, Swanson ahead

But Swanson only has a slender advantage over Tim Walz.

In first TV ad, Tim Pawlenty goes after Jeff Johnson

His focus is not on Democrats, but his GOP primary opponent.

Tim Pawlenty well ahead of rivals in election fundraising stakes

The GOP candidate had almost $1.3 million on hand at the end of May.

Tim Pawlenty is focusing his attacks on Tim Walz - and vice-versa

But Democrats also think Pawlenty is the main Republican threat.

Tim Pawlenty won't seek endorsement at GOP convention

He'll focus his efforts on the Republican primary, he confirmed.

Tim Pawlenty has already raised $1M for his governor run

His fundraising far outstrips his GOP rivals.

Pawlenty comfortable in new role as bank lobbyist

As a presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty sometimes took the nation's big banks to task. Now he works for them. Pawlenty tells Business Week his transition from public service to corporate lobbyist is going well. Although a campaign line urging the banking industry to get their snout out of the public trough has now become infamous.

Report: Pawlenty to lead bank lobbying group; former governor rules out any race in 2014

Former Minnesota governor and one-time GOP presidential nominee Tim Pawlenty has been tapped to be the new chief of The Financial Services Roundtable, a lobbying group that works on behalf of major players in the world of finance, Politico reports. He says he won't run for office in 2014, and he'll step down as a Romney campaign co-chairman.

VP hopes dashed, could Pawlenty become Romney's Secretary of State?

No longer vice presidential material, Tim Pawlenty appears to emerging as a potential candidate for Secretary of State for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, given the former Minnesota governor's strong interest in foreign policy. But is Pawlenty interested in the potential opportunity?

Pawlenty zings Obama: The insults and one-liners

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty took the stage at the Republican National Convention on Wednesday night for a speech that got mixed reviews and was part comedy routine and part partisan attack. Here are some of the shots he fired at the Obama administration.

Pawlenty gets his moment in spotlight at RNC

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty played the role of attack dog in his speech at the Republican National Convention. Pawlenty focused mostly on President Obama rather than Republican candidate Mitt Romney or vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan. He sprinkled biting or sarcastic humor through the speech, although pundits thought his jokes mostly fell flat.

Pawlenty not among 'top things' to watch at RNC

Big names in the Republican Party may overshadow Tim Pawlenty's primetime address at the GOP Convention Wednesday night. The former Minnesota governor did not make the cut as a person to watch leading up to Paul Ryan's keynote speech.

Pawlenty back in the limelight, earns top speaking spot at RNC

Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty has been chosen to speak in front of a national television audience on the third day of the Republican National Convention in Tampa next week. Pawlenty will address the crowd Wednesday evening before Romney's running mate, Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan, gives his keynote speech.