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Pawlenty: I’ll Continue My Campaign, With Or Without Party Endorsement

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — On the weekend of June 1, the 2,200 Republican delegates will gather at their convention in Duluth and will make their endorsement. 315 more words


Republican Keith Downey Bows Out Of Governor’s Race

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Republican Keith Downey announced Wednesday that he is withdrawing from the Minnesota governor’s race.

In a statement, the former chair of the Minnesota Republican Party said that he was unable to see a path to victory in the wake of GOP heavyweight Tim Pawlenty entering the race. 130 more words


Pawlenty Has Already Raised $1M, Dwarfing His GOP Rivals

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty raised a staggering $1 million before he formally declared he would run for his old job, dwarfing the campaign funds of fellow Republicans who have been in the race for months, according to campaign finance reports released Tuesday. 238 more words


Dayton Criticizes Pawlenty, Addresses Case Of The Mummified Monkey

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is criticizing his predecessor, Republican Tim Pawlenty, who has announced plans to seek his old office. 216 more words


Reality Check: Can Tim Pawlenty Run For A Third Term?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Tim Pawlenty is running for an unprecedented third term as governor– Eight years after leaving office the first time.

The Republican can do it because of Minnesota’s laws on term limits: There aren’t any. 260 more words


GOP Plans To Drop $2.3M In Advertising For Governor's Race

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Republican Governors Association is planning a $2.3 million advertising buy for the Minnesota governor’s race just days after former Gov. 125 more words