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Why Mitt Romney Needs Mike Huckabee

Robert160 Wrote: Jul 12, 2012 2:53 PM
I like Mike Huckabee. He is intelligent, well-spoken, reasonable, and goes out of his way to see every9one's point of view. For all of these reasons, I would be AGAINST Gov. Huckabee as Vice-President! What Gov. Romney needs, and the REAL reason you need a Vice-President is as an ATTACK DOG...Grrrrrrrrrr! What reasonable sounding, and intelligent Gov. Romney needs is someone who will say the things necessary to DESTROY the other side. He, or she cannot be a nice-guy. My choice for Vice-Prez is Chris Christie! That's right, I said Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey, or as they say it back dere New Joy-see...see.

The "veepstakes" speculation is in full swing:

Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey is signaling that if called, he will serve.

Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin has his fan club.

Ohio Sen. Rob Portman let slip to ABC News that he's being intensely vetted.

With Virginia in play, popular Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is being mentioned.

Ann Romney's seemingly offhand comment that a pro-life woman was under consideration to be Mitt Romney's running mate pulled in names like New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley (who, as an Indian-American and a woman, counts as a two-fer in diversity points), and even former eBay...