Huntsman Dismisses Haley Snub

Friday, 09 Sep 2011 09:36 AM

By Newsmax Wires

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman is trying to minimize the decision by South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley not to support the former Utah governor. Haley announced her snub over the weekend, Politico reports.

Asked by Univision whether her decision was crucial, Huntsman answered, “No, it's not crucial at all. I respect her. I think she's a very good person. I've met her one time.” One of Huntsman’s top campaign officials in the state ran against Haley for governor and barely lost, he noted.

“We just got the endorsement of the Attorney General of South Carolina, the first constitutional officer in the state to come out and endorse anybody. We have a lot of good support in South Carolina. I like our chances there,” Huntsman said.

His early focus is centered on South Carolina, New Hampshire, and Florida.

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Poll: Ga. GOP Senate Primary Is Tight Race Coming Down to Wire

Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 19:51 PM

It's anyone race in Georgia's crowded GOP Senate primary, with businessman David Perdue and Rep. Jack Kingston holding t . . .

GOP Seeks Probe on Census Bureau Changes Affecting ACA's Impact

Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 19:25 PM

The U.S. Census Bureau's overhaul of its annual survey such that it makes tracking the impact of Obamacare on Americans  . . .

Issa: IRS Probe Will Continue Despite White House Roadblocks

Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 18:16 PM

Rep. Darrell Issa said on Thursday that the congressional investigation into the targeting of conservative groups by the . . .

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved