Latest Tim Pawlenty News

Walz gets J&J dose as Minnesota opens up vaccine queue

Mar. 30, 2021 19:41 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Tim Walz and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty each received a dose of coronavirus vaccine in a bipartisan display aimed at boosting acceptance of the vaccine as eligibility opened up to all Minnesotans 16 and older on Tuesday. The Democratic governor and...

Republican Doug Wardlow runs for Minnesota attorney general

Feb. 17, 2021 12:46 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Republican Doug Wardlow announced Wednesday that he's running again for Minnesota attorney general, stressing a “law and order” platform as he seeks the GOP nomination to challenge Democratic incumbent Keith Ellison, who beat Wardlow by just under 4 percentage points...

MyPillow Guy among the Trump acolytes picking up the torch

Jan. 23, 2021 11:24 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Mike Lindell, better known to TV viewers as the MyPillow Guy, went to the White House last week to try to persuade President Donald Trump to keep pushing bogus theories about the election, he came away disappointed. Unexpectedly, Trump passed him — and his claims...