U.S. Senator Rand Paul criticized former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for failing to boost security in Benghazi, Libya, before the attack on a diplomatic compound there as he began what amounts to a 2016 presidential exploratory tour.
Tim Pawlenty, the former Republican governor of Minnesota who criticized Wall Street while running for president last year, is joining the Financial Services Roundtable as president and chief executive officer.
Republican presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty said his plan for stoking the U.S. economy to grow at 5 percent a year is an “aspiration” that goes hand-in-hand with his proposals to slash taxes and cut government spending.
Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty, a co-chairman of Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign, said in an interview on Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital with Al Hunt,” airing this weekend, that he’s confident the former Massachusetts governor is well on his way to winning the Republican Party’s nomination.
Here is something I’ve learned you shouldn’t say to candidates for next year’s Republican presidential nomination: “So, I guess you represent the John McCain-Lindsey Graham foreign-policy wing in this race.”