Thursday, October 8, 2009

Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty

Yesterday, Governor Tim Pawlenty spoke at our Eagan Rotary club lunch meeting. I had the honor of introducing him; he gave a great "presidential" handshake. Terry, our Rotary International exchange student from Taipei, was happy to be photographed with the governor, too.

Governor Pawlenty launched a political action committee and Web site recently as he continues to lay the groundwork for a potential presidential bid in 2012. Mr. Pawlenty, age 48 and fellow Eagan resident, was on Senator John McCain's vice-presidential short list in 2008.

Photo taken by fellow Eagan Rotarian, Michael Proebstle. www.LegacyCreativeImages.com

7 comments:

  1. en effet il semble heureux d'etre pris en photo

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  2. If he wins, what about you as a VP? Anyway, he looks quite happy to be on a photo with you and Terry. An honor for him!

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  3. I am so sorry to see that you're running around with such a sorry politician, Safe Leif!

    Oh, well...what else is there to do in frozen north?

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  4. A President and a Governor in the same photo!

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  5. Can you hear I am laughing????? ;-)
    I really liked your "martian" comment on my blog! What a sharp and creative mind you have! :-)
    Anyway, nice photo on your blog too.

    GOD HELG!

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  6. No one is asking the important questions here. What was on the menu?

    And what about poor Terry, hanging out with the old guys, that doesn't sound like a lot of fun!

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