"We can't have the people getting paid by the taxpayers getting a better deal than the taxpayers themselves," presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty said at the Cato Institute on Wednesday. Institute President Ed Crane is at left. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

"We can't have the people getting paid by the taxpayers getting a better deal than the taxpayers themselves," presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty said at the Cato Institute on Wednesday. Institute President Ed Crane is at left. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)