The Invisible Primary, 1/11

Tracking the GOP race to 2012

Sarah Palin signed a deal to become a contributor to Fox News, which will mean more face time on TV for the former governor; Mitt Romney and Tim Pawlenty urged supporters to donate to Massachusetts Senate candidate Scott Brown (R); Pawlenty has a new website; Newt Gingrich will speak at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference in April; Romney's trip to Afghanistan has been postponed; and Mike Pence added a top GOP pollster to his political team.