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Pawlenty for President
"Results Not Rhetoric" +
:30 ad run on cable TV in Iowa starting June 22, 2011.
[Music] Pawlenty: A lot of candidates will come to Iowa and say the same things, the question is have they done it.
In a liberal state, I reduced spending in real terms for the first
time, took on the government unions and won, appointed a conservative
Supreme Court, and passed health care reform the right way—no
mandates, no takeovers.
If I can do it in Minnesota, we can do it in Washington.
I'm Tim Pawlenty and I approve this message.
first Iowa TV ad run by a major campaign this cycle. According to
news accounts the buy was a bit over $50,000 focusing primarily on Des
Moines and Cedar Rapids. Pawlenty emphasizes on his
Minnesota record; the ad is mostly Pawlenty talking to the camera;
there is one crowd shot and several stills woven in, one of which shows
Pawlenty and his wife. The DNC issued a fact check on this ad, arguing that, "The
Minnesota Tim Pawlenty
left behind wasn’t nearly as rosy as he’d like voters in Iowa to
believe." The IDP also reacted