|Ellison likes politicians who aren't afraid to shoot straight about what they believe.|
-- Keith Ellison accuses Tim Pawlenty of drinking "the Kool-Aid"
-- Tim Pawlenty calls a Ground Zero mosque unpatriotic [UPDATED]
-- Pawlenty's website broadcasts cryptic "coming soon" message as VP speculation mounts
We're pretty sure President Obama doesn't have to worry about who Rep. Keith Ellison will cast his ballot for this November, but that doesn't mean the first Muslim elected to Congress doesn't have opinions about GOP politics.
Over the weekend, Ellison, in all seriousness, said he "actually prefer[s]" Mitt Romney's ultimate VP choice, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, to another leading contender, former Gov. Tim Pawlenty.