The rule requires retirement advisors to put their clients' best interest first, but industry groups don't like it.
If spending increases don't bring in more tax revenue, Pawlenty says it could be a problem for the GOP.
At the FinTech Ideas Festival, CNBC's Kayla Tausche speaks with Tim Pawlenty, Financial Services Roundtable president & CEO and former Minnesota governor, about what to expect from the upcoming administration about financial services and tax reform.
Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty (R-Minnesota), Financial Services Roundtable president & CEO, discusses President-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet appointments including Gov. Nikki Haley as U.N. Ambassador and who might be tapped for Treasury.
Tim Pawlenty, Financial Services Roundtable president & CEO, discusses why he left Romney's presidential campaign to begin a new gig with a major lobbying group.
Can Rick Santorum continue to gain momentum in Tuesday's primaries in Alabama and Mississippi? Discussing why he thinks Mitt Romney will win the Republican nomination, with Tim Pawlenty, fmr. Governor, (R-MN).
Presidential campaigns are marathons, but time is running short for former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty. Once viewed as the principal rival to GOP front-runner Mitt Romney, Pawlenty has struggled with lackluster donations, weak poll ratings, a sub-par debate performance and new home-grown competition from Tea Party favorite Michele Bachmann.
The former G.E. Chairman explains who he thinks will top the Republican presidential ticket and what he thinks the country needs from its leader.
The problems facing US healthcare have not yet been fully resolved, according to the chief executive of AstraZeneca.
Tim Pawlenty, (R) presidential candidate and former governor of Minnesota, shares his economic message. "President Obama doesn't even have a growth plan," he tells CNBC's Larry Kudlow.
Republican presidential contender Tim Pawlenty said he can unite the party and defeat President Obama in 2012.
With VP nominations imminent as the Presidential race heats up, how are the Intrade Political Futures markets (www.intrade.com) reacting to the candidates' short list?