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February 24, 2009
Pawlenty ready to take any federal money
February 24, 2009 - 7:40am
February 9, 2009
Closing college among budget options
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
Sen. Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, studies paperwork Thursday while listening to testimony about Gov. Tim Pawlenty's proposed business tax breaks. Bakk is chairman of the Senate Taxes Committee, which was hearing the report.  Staff photo by Don Davis
Pawlenty budget takes a lickin'
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
February 2, 2009
Budget probe about to begin
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 26, 2009
Governor names Riley Met Council finalist
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Gov. Tim Pawlenty delivers his seventh State of the State address Thursday, including a long list of business tax breaks among his proposals. Behind him is House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher.  Staff photo by Don Davis
Business tax cuts highlight Pawlenty plan
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Gov. Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota, left, and Jim Doyle of Wisconsin sign executive orders that require their aides to look into ways the states can cooperate to save money. An example is Wisconsin using a Minnesota helicopter to check on deer herds.  Staff photo by Don Davis
Minnesota, Wisconsin consider sharing
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Gov. Tim Pawlenty illustrates the gap between spending and taxes in Minnesota government if nothing is done to close the budget deficit. On Monday, he hosted a reform summit to draw out ideas about how to deal with the problem.  Staff photo by Don Davis
Tax increases key for legislative session
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2008
Gov. Tim Pawlenty announces Friday that he has eliminated a $426 million budget deficit, mostly by cutting state spending. Behind him is state Finance Commissioner Tom Hanson, a Mahnomen native.  Staff photo by Don Davis
Pawlenty cuts local aid, programs
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Tim Pawlenty. staff photo by Don Davis
Federal aid concerns Pawlenty
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 11, 2008
Gov. Tim Pawlenty Monday announces an $86 million plan to add jobs in the renewable, solar and similar industries. He made the initial announcement in the Capitol, then flew around the state to promote it.  staff photo by Don Davis
Pawlenty promotes green jobs
November 11, 2008 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
Governor on the stump to stop DFL supermajority
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 13, 2008
MPR poll: Pawlenty, Klobuchar rank high
October 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
It's not Pawlenty, it's Palin
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 25, 2008
Pawlenty buzz in overdrive
August 25, 2008 - 12:00am