The latest news on Pawlenty, Tim
But the former Minnesota governor's endorsement may not matter much.
The Tea Party campaign shenanigans have derailed the GOP's 2012 hopes.
Pawlenty's exit, Bachmann's win, and Perry's announcement make the 2012 Republican field more competitive.
Gov. Rick Perry can play up both his conservative social values and his able governing.
GOP 2012 candidates debate the issues in Iowa, while Rick Perry waits in the wings.
Romney attacked Obama while Bachmann and Pawlenty attacked each other.
Eight GOP contenders debate one another in Ames, Iowa.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry fares well in GOP poll despite not having announced yet.
GOP Contenders Set To Trade Jabs in Ames, Iowa.
The governor of Texas ranks high with those who have heard of him.