Huntsman nabs former Huckabee backer

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jul 21, 2011 11:29 AM
Huntsman nabs former Huckabee backer

PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire (CNN) - Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman picked up an endorsement Thursday from a state lawmaker who backed Mike Huckabee in the 2008 GOP presidential primary.

State Rep. Julie Brown supported Huckabee, a social conservative, in the last election, but said economic concerns have now trumped social issues.