Here's what Gov. Tim Pawlenty's official public events schedule says for Tuesday: "No Public Events Scheduled."
It turns out the governor was in Los Angeles, California Tuesday night appearing at a conference talking about "America's Political Landscape as the Midterms Approach." The trip was not paid for with state dollars.
Gov. Mark Dayton, speaking to a mostly Republican audience at the annual Minnesota Business Partnership dinner, repeated his familiar attack on the House GOP, blaming them for a legislative impasse on transportation.