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How’s Pawlenty Doing?

Mark Stricherz writes, “If anything, Pawlenty can be considered as the favorite to win the GOP’s [presidential nomination].” I’m not sure there is a favorite right now (I would have said Romney before Obamacare passed), but I certainly agree that Pawlenty’s chances are being underrated. I’d put him in the top tier.

Ramesh Ponnuru — Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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