Wed. preview: Tim Pawlenty

Tim Pawlenty is seen on "Face the Nation" June 24, 2012.
CBS News

(CBS News) Former Minnesota governor Tim Pawlenty will appear on "CBS This Morning" Wednesday, June 18, 2012.

Pawlenty was a former candidate for the Republican 2012 presidential nomination until he dropped out last August after a disappointing third place finish in the Ames Straw Poll.

On "Face the Nation" last month, Pawlenty said toldBob Schieffer, "President Obama has been "absent on some of the most pressing financial issues of the day."

Be sure to tune into the interview Wednesday.