Gov. Pawlenty’s federal Political Action Committee will file its fundraising figures later today but a person with knowledge of the figures say the PAC raised $723,501 between April and June for a total of $2.6 million since he formed the committee in October.
The PAC has almost $940,000 in the bank to spend on politics through November.
The PAC has given almost $84,000 to state and federal campaigns and committees.
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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