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Pawlenty's start was humble

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Tim Pawlenty may not know what his next political move will be, but Minnesota's Republican governor said on Tuesday that he expects to be involved nationally.


And if he runs for president, as many political pundits expect, it will be quite a rise from his stockyards neighborhood upbringing in South St. Paul.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.