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Wednesday, March 10, 2010

The Huckster chronicles

Posted By on Wed, Mar 10, 2010 at 9:25 AM

A writer for The New Yorker has been in town this week as part of ongoing research for a major profile on Mike Huckabee, media star and potential future presidential candidate. Look for it in April. Lucky writer was in the crowd for the Huckabee-backed Pat Boone singalong on "Exodus" during his recent trip to Israel.

I told her we'd had a disagreement or two (or 12), but that he stood tall, and I thought sincerely, on a couple of major policy issues -- expanded government spending on education and expansion of government health insurance for children.

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