Currently Being ModeratedJan 3, 2013 9:35 AM (in response to barrypetersen1)
Might be something on these links.
iOS: Unable to send or receive email
Can’t Send Emails on iPad – Troubleshooting Steps
Setting up and troubleshooting Mail
Try this first - Reset the iPad by holding down on the Sleep and Home buttons at the same time for about 10-15 seconds until the Apple Logo appears - ignore the red slider - let go of the buttons.
Or this - Delete the account in Mail and then set it up again.