Republican Governors Association

Governors Association Planning Multi-Million Dollar Ad Buy For MN Race

Group spokesman Jon Thompson called Minnesota a top pick-up opportunity for Republicans due to Pawlenty's entrance.

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ The Republican Governors Association is planning a $2.3 million advertising buy for the Minnesota governor’s race just days after former Gov. Tim Pawlenty entered. The ad reservation which the RGA can cancel if it wishes is a show of faith that a powerful national group believes Pawlenty can win the left-leaning state in November. Group spokesman…