Tim Pawlenty

Governor Walz gets ready to fish
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Adam Carter
May 10, 2019 - 5:00 am
It's usually "up north" for the Minnesota fishing opener, but not this year. In fact, if this year's Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener were held any further south, it would be the Iowa fishing opener. Albert Lea hosts the event this year, which will be the first for Governor Tim Walz. "I would be...
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Sloane Martin
August 15, 2018 - 8:27 am
Former governor Tim Pawlenty entered the gubernatorial race late to challenge Jeff Johnson, thinking the party needed a bigger name and more fundraising power to win the seat. But it was Johnson who came away with the convincing victory for Republicans Tuesday night, despite a huge disadvantage in...
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Dan Cook
June 08, 2018 - 1:55 pm
Former Minnesota Governor and current gubernatorial candidate Tim Pawlenty called for the immediate funding of Canvas Health's "Crisis Connection" hotline when he joined John Hines on WCCO Radio Friday morning. Current Governor Mark Dayton vetoed a supplemental budget bill passed at the end of the...
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The Chad Hartman Show
June 05, 2018 - 5:44 pm
Republican-endorsed candidate for Minnesota governor Jeff Johnson responded to Tim Pawlenty's claim that he is "thrashing about," (see that interview here ) and that he's not in a position to either the primary or general election. "That's 'Politics 101' and he's running the textbook campaign from...
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Sloane Martin
May 31, 2018 - 6:01 am
Republican Tim Pawlenty has chosen current Lieutenant Governor Michelle Fischbach to be his running mate. In announcing the decision Thursday morning, Pawlenty said that Fischbach would "be a key part of our efforts to hold government more accountable, reduce health care costs, eliminate taxation...
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April 06, 2018 - 4:19 pm
Tim Pawlenty defending his record as Minnesota governor, now that he's seeking that office again. Pawlenty, who served as governor from 2003-2011, announced Thursday that he is running in November. DFL chairman Ken Martin issued a statement, saying Pawlenty deprived thousands of Minnesotans of...
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April 05, 2018 - 1:18 pm
It’s finally official, after months of rumors and speculation, Tim Pawlenty will jump into the governor's race this afternoon with a snazzy YouTube video including inspirational background music. Pawlenty is joining a number of Republicans going after the seat including, Jeff Johnson, Keith Downey...
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