Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Thompson Out - Huckabee Still In


(AP) - Republican Fred Thompson, the actor-politician who attracted more attention as a potential presidential candidate than as a real one, quit the race for the White House on Tuesday after a string of poor finishes in early primary and caucus states.

"Today, I have withdrawn my candidacy for president of the United States. I hope that my country and my party have benefited from our having made this effort," the former Tennessee senator said in a brief statement...

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THE CATHOLIC KNIGHT: And then there were three. The Republican presidential race is now down to three candidates -- John McCain, Mit Romney and Mike Huckabee. (Sorry Ron Paul supporters - your guy doesn't stand a chance.)

So 'The Catholic Knight' calls upon all Thompson supporters to consider the following. In 2008 you have three possible candidates to run against Hillary Clinton. You can have....

  1. Senator John McCain -- a.k.a. "Mr. Amnesty"
  2. Governor Mit Romney -- the flip-flopping Massachusetts liberal, who's the Republican answer to John Kerry
  3. Governor Mike Huckabee -- a man with a solid Pro-Life record, and a supporter of the "FAIR-TAX" www.fairtax.org

So who do you think can beat Hillary in the general election? Better yet, which one of the above three would you rather see in the Whitehouse?