Gov. Pawlenty appeared on Sean Hannity’s show tonight. Here’s the video: Update: Pawlenty also sat down with WCCO’s Pat Kessler. You can watch the interview here.
Archives for June 9, 2009
Heather J. Carlson of the Rochester Post-Bulletin reports that Tim Penny will not run again for governor. As the IP candidate trying to succeed Jesse Ventura, Penny lost a three-way race to Republican Tim Pawlenty in 2002. He tells Carlson, “I don’t have the fire in the belly to get into politics at any level Read more →
From MPR’s Stephanie Hemphill… Gov. Tim Pawlenty says he will not announce any spending cuts using his unallotment authority until next week or possibly the week after. The governor talked to reporters after an event in Minneapolis. He also said he may be on Fox News Sunday this week, but probably by satellite. He has Read more →
A PAC called the Progressive Change Campaign Committee says it has raised nearly $150,000 by asking people to give $1 each day Republican Norm Coleman doesn’t concede the Minnesota Senate race to Democrat Al Franken. It plans to dole out the money to liberal Democratic challengers in 2010. Peter True, a volunteer with PCCC, told Read more →
The state is pursuing more tax scofflaws. Minnesota regulators drop the push to block online gambling. Minnesota cops will start pulling over and fining unbelted drivers today. The Midwestern Governors group sets greenhouse gas goals. North Dakota’s Industrial Commission has invited Minnesota legislators to see what power companies in the state are doing to cut Read more →