Gov. Pawlenty’s political spokesman, Alex Conant says Pawlenty is in New York City today for “PAC meetings.” He didn’t offer any other details except to say he’ll return Tuesday morning.
Pawlenty will also be out of the state later this week.
He’s scheduled to be in Chicago, Illinois on Friday night to speak to the The Lake County Republican Federation. On Saturday, he’s scheduled to speak to the Iowa Taxpayers’ Day event in Des Moines, Iowa.
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Tom Scheck has covered politics and state government for more than ten years for MPR News. He’s covered several gubernatorial campaigns, two statewide recounts, the presidential bids of Tim Pawlenty and Michele Bachmann, U.S. Senate races, close Congressional contests and the Minnesota Legislature. He lives in Falcon Heights with his wife, son and dog. He can sometimes be found chasing a white ball on a golf course. It isn’t a straight walk. Tips are welcome at firstname.lastname@example.org