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Pawlenty’s Israel trade mission highlights: discussions with Peres, Olmert


Gov. Tim Pawlenty reported in from Israel this morning, where he’s leading a four-day trade mission.

Highlights of the update:

• He spoke with Israeli President Shimon Peres about renewable energy.

• He discussed with Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert the state of the U.S. auto industry and the development of electric cars.

Pawlenty and wife, Mary, return home Tuesday.