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Pawlenty Talks Gridlock And Sports On WCCO Morning News

Former Governor Tim Pawlenty splits his time these days in Washington DC for work and at home in the Twin Cities.


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Pawlenty Proposes Three-Tier Income Tax System

Republican Tim Pawlenty was set to propose an economic policy Tuesday that would simplify individual tax rates to just three options and cut taxes on business by more than half as he offered himself as a replacement to Barack Obama in the Democratic president’s hometown.


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Dayton Won’t Criticize Pawlenty’s Presidential Run

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is passing on the chance to criticize Republican predecessor Tim Pawlenty, who is expected to announce a run for president in Iowa on Monday.


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Pawlenty: Government Discourages Business Growth

Likely GOP presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty says government discourages the American spirit when it gets involved in business and commerce.


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Bachmann Grabs Tea Party Attention, Pawlenty Runs New Ad

President Barack Obama announced his reelection bid Monday, while a Minnesota Congresswoman’s possible run for the White House is getting a lot of attention.


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Obama’s Libya Policy Blasted By GOP 2012 Hopefuls

The Republicans looking to succeed President Barack Obama all say he’s bungling Libya.


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Former Governor Pawlenty Explores Campaign

Dave Lee talked with Hamline University political science expert David Schultz about Pawlenty’s plans on the WCCO Morning News


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Potential GOP Presidential Candidates Talk Religion

Several Republicans mulling 2012 presidential bids descended on Iowa Monday to test their strength among social conservatives who hold the key to the state’s lead-off caucuses.


Pawlenty Revisits Flooded Towns

Governor Pawlenty is revisiting Zumbro Falls and Owatonna today to see how flood recovery efforts are coming along.


Minnesota Business Opportunities In Asia

Governor Tim Pawlenty and his 50 member delegation are wrapping up a nine day trade mission to Asia.


8/31/10 John Williams Show

Governor Pawlenty rejects a $850 thousand federal grant for sex education but he approved a $500 thousand federal grant for abstinence-only education. Tom Pritchard, Executive Director of MN Family Council joins John plus lots of […]


Despite Meeting, Ford Still Plans to Close

Gov. Tim Pawlenty and other state leaders made their pitch to Ford executives, but the company hasn’t changed its decision to close its St. Paul plant.


Pawlenty In New Hampshire

Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty is returning to New Hampshire for the third time in seven months as he tries to raise his profile in a state pivotal to presidential politics.


John Williams Show, Dom Giordano fills in

  Dom Giordano on the list of the 100 Americans the Left Love to Hate Dom Giordano on children dying in cars Dom Giordano on Immigration workers saying, Come Take Our Jobs


Governor Seeks Federal Aid For Tornado Zone

Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty’s request for federal financial help in the aftermath of last week’s damaging storms is on its way.