Mike Huckabee, The Theocon's Favorite Son?

This post, written by Todd Beeton, originally appeared on MyDD

The Family Research Council's "values voters" summit concluded Saturday with an onsite straw poll that found Mike Huckabee winning with a majority of support.

Mike Huckabee     488     51.26%
Mitt Romney     99     10.40%
Fred Thompson     77     8.09%
Tom Tancredo     65     6.83%
Rudy Giuliani     60     6.30%
Duncan Hunter     54     5.67%
John McCain     30     3.15%
Sam Brownback     26     2.73%
Ron Paul     25     2.63%
Undecided     11     1.16%
Not Voting     7     0.74%

He absolutely crushed the field, giving further proof that, as Jerome Armstrong's Breaking Blue headline puts it: Huckabee becoming theocon choice. The result might have come as no surprise to anyone who was in attendance at the event, as his speech was met with rave reviews. David Brody of CBN describes it this way:


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