Mike Huckabee was the 44th Governor of Arkansas from 1996 until 2007, becoming one of the longest serving Governors in his state’s history, and was only the 4th Republican elected to any statewide office since Reconstruction.
He is the host of the number one rated weekend show HUCKABEE on the Fox News Channel. He’s also heard three times daily across the nation on The Huckabee Report syndicated on almost 600 stations.
He is a New York Times Bestselling author of 11 books, and his 12th is set for release in January of 2015. In his campaign for the Republican nomination for President in 2008, he finished second to John McCain.
The former governor and his wife, Janet, live in Florida and spend part of their time in Arkansas. They have three grown children and four grandchildren.