Tracking the GOP race to 2012

Tim Pawlenty announced health care policy proposals at a news conference in Minnesota and a blog post at Big Government; he'll also be in DC tomorrow to speak at a luncheon hosted by the Republican Jewish Coalition; Iowa has been relatively calm, with little traffic from GOP presidential contenders as compared to this point in the 2008 cycle; Mitt Romney traveled to Philadelphia to announce his endorsement for GOP Pennsylvania Senate candidate Pat Toomey; and Rick Santorum spoke at the Grand Rapids Right to Life's annual dinner.

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