“Obviously the pathway forward for me doesn’t really exist so we are going to end the campaign,” Pawlenty told ABC’s “This Week” Sunday news talk show. “I with it had been different.”
Pawlenty based the future of his campaign on a strong showing in Iowa but he came in a disappointing third behind tea party centerfold Michelle Bachmann and perennial Presidential candidate and loser Ron Paul.
“I thought I would have made a great President,” Pawlenty said.
The voters in the Iowa straw poll apparently felt otherwise.
- Tim Pawlenty Drops Out Of Presidential Race A Day After Iowa Straw Poll (mediaite.com)
- Ex-Minn. Gov. Tim Pawlenty ends White House bid (msnbc.msn.com)
- Ex-Minn. Gov. Tim Pawlenty ends White House bid (abclocal.go.com)