Monday, February 22, 2010

Mike Huckabee rips CPAC

I guess when the darlings of the Republican Party don't win, then the easy thing to do is act like a Democrat and discredit CPAC. WOW! Just because Ron Paul Won.


Q: Who should have won CPAC's straw poll?
Picking the winner Click Here and scroll down on the right side of the page.

By JONATHAN MARTIN | 2/21/10 7:27 PM EST

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee blasted the Conservative Political Action Conference Saturday as outdated, nearly corrupt and unrepresentative of the conservative movement.

Huckabee, a 2008 Republican presidential contender and potential 2012 candidate who had spoken at the conference for years, said the reason he blew it off this year was that the meeting has become dominated by libertarian activists.

“CPAC has becoming increasingly more libertarian and less Republican over the last years, one of the reasons I didn’t go this year,” Huckabee said in an interview with Fox News, where he is a paid analyst and has his own show.

He was responding to a question about whether he was upset by his single-digit showing in the conference’s straw poll, which was won by libertarian-leaning Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas). FULL STORY

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