Tracking the GOP race to 2012

Newt Gingrich talked about health care at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin; Haley Barbour did the same at the Neshoba County Fair; Tim Pawlenty will address members of the Republican National Committee in San Diego today; U.S. News & World Report's Dan Gilgoff wondered if Pawlenty can win with both Evangelicals and moderates; and Sarah Palin will make her first appearance since stepping down as governor Sunday, August 8 at a gala for a Republican women's group at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in California (the event will be closed to media.

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