Thursday, September 01, 2011

Jon Huntsman for Vice President in 2012?

From the moment he announced his run for the White House, for this voter, Jon Huntsman's campaign has felt like a race for the #2 spot on the GOP ticket. Instead of attempting to attract support from the Libertarian Wing of the Republican Party, his campaign is targeting main-stream, independent-minded voters. Why? Basically, with the present field of candidates, the GOP needs someone to politically balance out a potential ticket.

One of the more interesting facts about this candidate is his global name recognition. More people know the name Huntsman in China than in the United States:

Winners Never Cheat: Even in Difficult Times (Hardcover)