Huckabee on Top

Amidst all the hand-wringing about the state of the Republican presidential field, one potential candidate seems to be sailing blithely along--undeclared, familiar, discounted, and atop the polls. It's Mike Huckabee, ...

GOP betting line: Huckabee v. Romney

According to the latest WaPo/ABC poll, Mike Huckabee is the top choice for the 2012 GOP presidential nomination. Mitt Romney is a close second. The Post's lede this morning is ...

Huckabee, looking good

Gallup's new portrait of GOP presidential candidate preferences by issue preference displays some moderately interesting features. Among frontrunners Huckabee, Romney, and Palin, Huckabee is the choice of social conservatives; Romney, ...

Rev. Huckabee; or, The Pardoner's Tale

The quality of Gov. Mike Huckabee's mercy was not strained. It dropped like a gentle rain from heaven, upon just about any convicted felon who claimed to have found his ...

Huckabee and CHRISTIANS?

In a post on who gets the vote of "religious conservatives," Steve Waldman writes: That leaves Huckabee. As a former Baptist minister himself, he has standing to criticize Palin without ...

CPAC hearts Huck not

Maybe I'm missing something here, but I find it noteworthy that Mike Huckabee only managed 7 percent in the CPAC straw poll, coming in sixth behind Romney, Jindal, Paul, Palin, ...

That Woman

This, from Lauren Collins' interview with Mike Huckabee in the current New Yorker, is worth pondering: While some of Huckabee’s gripes come off as rinky-dink—in the book, he admonishes Romney ...

Et tu, Huck?

A scummy extended version of Dole's Godless ad--posted on Huck's blog.

Huh?

Mike Huckabee is circulating a petition supporting "the sanctity of life" and hopes to have 100,000 signatures by election day.

Huck, Getting with the Program

Remember Mike Huckabee? A year ago he was the cynosure of the MSM, the new face of evangelical politics who wanted to do right by not-so-legal immigrants (or at least ...

Progressive Huck Redux

Readers of this blog will know that it has taken a rather dyspeptic view of Mike Huckabee's incarnation as Republican Party shill. When Alaska Rep. Don ("Bridge to Nowhere")Young is ...

Huck the Hack

Steve Waldman has a bit of a Valentine for Mike Huckabee and his veep prospects, wherein he writes: Huckabee is a transitional figure in the evangelical world, and possibly a ...

To demonize or not to demonize

Not that Mke Huckabee's gone all soft and squishy on the presumptive Democratic presidential candidate or anything. Evidently the Huck has caught some serious flak for his "don't demonize Obama" ...

No Greens Need Apply

HuckPac announces what it will do with the results of its two online polls, to wit: "take the top four issues (two from each poll" and ask each of the ...