(as seen at the Ames, Iowa GOP Debate) in the 2012 GOP Presidential Race, Former
Governor Tim Pawlenty (originally pronounced "Pav-lent-y") (R-MN) may even be a Cohen (given that, according to Wargs.com, one of his great-grandmothers was born
as Julia Koenig; and in some cases, "Koenig" may well be a variant
of "Kohein"-- given that the German "Koenig" means "King" and koheinim (priests) were the head caste in Ancient
In stark constrast to the other GOP Candidates in Ames, Iowa; Former Minnesota
Governor Tim Pawlenty not only mentioned Israel directly (as did Texas Representative Ron Paul), but (unlike Ron Paul) voiced support for Israel.