Pawlenty Seeks Return to Governor’s Mansion
Pawlenty announces his candidacy in a video release.
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Tim Pawlenty has formally announced that he is entering the race for his old job.
The two-term governor announced Thursday afternoon that he is entering the race after months of speculation.
Pawlenty announced his candidacy in a video release on timpawlenty.com.
Pawlenty says his “top priority will be putting those in the middle — who are working hard and getting squeezed — first. It’s a better way forward. I have the strength and experience to solve problems and bring us together.”
He is immediately a top contender bringing widespread recognition in Minnesota and immense fundraising ability.