Romney, Huck ... Who's the Heir Apparent?

Matt Lewis
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Posted: Oct 02, 2008 10:04 AM
For Marc Ambinder, it's never too early to start thinking of 2012.  He thinks that if McCain were to lose, Hucakbee would be a front-runner for the GOP nomination.  He also mentions Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich (back in May, I predicted Romney and Huck would square-off again before this is all over).  I also would caution against counting-out Sarah Palin or Bobby Jindal.  Keep in mind that every cycle, it seems, offers up some "surprise" front-runners (few would have predicted Romney or Huckabee would have done so well back in 2004) ...