Tag Archives: Mike Huckabee

Mike Huckabee Attacks Ted Cruz For 2015 Meeting With New York City Gay Nightclub Owners

And you thought that story was dead by now. Via The Hill: GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee joined the growing number of Republicans criticizing rival Ted Cruz by attacking him for meeting with gay businessmen despite being a staunch opponent of gay marriage. Huckabee on Wednesday tweeted a link to a New York Times article about the meeting, saying “I’ll …

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LIVE VIDEO: GOP Undercard Debate

Tonight’s GOP kids table debate begins in South Carolina at 6PM Eastern minus Rand Paul, who earlier today literally gave the finger to the media after he didn’t make the polling cutoff for the main stage. The event will be broadcast by Fox Business Network and live-streamed at FoxBusiness.com, although a cable system login may be required in some areas.  …

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Huckabee Flips Out At Question On Duggars: You’re Abusing The Reputation Of A Godly Family! [VIDEO]

Mike Huckabee went off on an Iowa voter today after the woman accused him of supporting child abuse because he’s defended the Duggar family. Huckabee raged: “You are abusing the reputation of a Godly family that has been through hell!” The two continued to spar for several minutes before Huckabee finally asked her to leave. Watch below.

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Huckabee: Hate Groups Won’t Endorse Me Because They Know I’ll Put Them Out Of Business [AUDIO]

Yesterday Mike Huckbee told Todd Starnes that right wing groups won’t endorse him because they know he’ll totally stop abortion and gay marriage and then they won’t be able to raise money. Right Wing Watch has the quote and the audio: “As I’ve often said, ‘I don’t go to them, I come from them,’ but because of that I do …

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Mike Huckabee: I Never Defended Josh Duggar [AUDIO]

It’s too bad PolitiFact has already named Donald Trump its Liar Of The Year, because THIS one is a whopper. Via Buzzfeed: Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said last week that he never supported or defended Josh Duggar after allegations surfaced in May that the former reality TV star had molested his sisters as a teenager. …

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Mike Huckabee Continues Attack On Ted Cruz For (Allegedly) Not Hating Gays Enough [VIDEO]

Via Mediaite: Mike Huckabee today stood by his attacks on Ted Cruz and insisted that neither he nor his Super PAC “selectively edited” what Cruz said. At a closed-door Manhattan fundraiser, Cruz was asked if stopping gay marriage is a top-three priority for him. He said no, but did say that his priority is defending the Constitution, which Cruz supporters …

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Huckabee Attacks Cruz On Gay Marriage

Mike Huckabee has been flailing about in recent weeks, desperate to break through the Trump media juggernaut. Today he’s grabbed onto the mild controversy over Ted Cruz’ comments to a pro-gay major GOP donor. So far Teabagistan is mostly uninterested in the Cruz flap and surely they don’t care about Huckabee’s reaction either.

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Mike Huckabee: The Anti-Abortion Movement Has No Responsibility For “Domestic Terrorism” [VIDEO]

Mike Huckabee appeared on CNN this morning where he denounced the “domestic terrorism” in Colorado, adding, “I don’t know any pro-life leader, any––if you can tell me one, please correct me––but I don’t know of anybody who has suggested violence toward Planned Parenthood personnel.” Anti-abortion leaders may not condone violence, but Huckabee needs to visit the comments section on just …

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Pastor Kevin “Death To Gays” Swanson: To Criticize Me Is To Criticize God Himself [AUDIO]

“Any time the nation has taken up a fight with the King of Kings and Lord of Lords, the Creator of the universe, you don’t pick a fight with the Creator of all of the galaxies, all of the planets, this entire solar system, you don’t pull together a couple of ants and lift a fist to the Almighty and …

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Pastor Kevin Swanson: God Sent ISIS [AUDIO]

Brian Tashman writes at Right Wing Watch: After rallying with Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee and Bobby Jindal at his anti-gay conference in Iowa two weeks ago, far-right pastor Kevin Swanson returned to his “Generations Radio” program to discuss the terrorist attacks in Paris, specifically focusing on the Bataclan theater massacre. According to Swanson, the mass shooting at the theater was …

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IOWA: GOP Candidates Refuse To Denounce Attendance At “Death To Gays” Convention

The Des Moines Register reports: Three Republican presidential candidates spoke at a forum in Des Moines this month hosted by a pastor who raved approvingly that the Bible justifies killing gay people — “and I am not ashamed of the gospel of Jesus Christ.” But neither Texas Sen. Ted Cruz (since endorsed by Iowa’s Congressman Steve King) nor Louisiana Gov. …

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Huckabee Sued Over Music At Kim Davis Rally

A member of Survivor yesterday filed a lawsuit against Mike Huckabee for playing Eye Of The Tiger during the rally celebrating Kim Davis’ release from jail. Politico reports: Rude Music, operated by founding Survivor member and song co-author Frank M. Sullivan III, filed suit in an Illinois federal court Wednesday alleging that the former Arkansas governor violated a copyright in …

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Christian Activist Ted Shoebat Praises ISIS: God Sent Them To Punish France For Being Anti-Christian

“The French committed a terrorist attack against Christian Serbs, suffering under the Muslims, and now the liberals in France are suffering under the very people they helped. They need the suffering, God is allowing it to happen to get France to realize that the ways of their ancestors are superior to the secular trash that they have sucked up. Let …

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The New York Times Finally Notices That GOP Candidates Attended “Death To Gays” Convention

The notice only comes via an op-ed column but it’s better than nothing. From the column: The comfortable thing to do would be to dismiss Mr. Swanson as just another wombat from the embarrassing fringe of American politics. But that would be a mistake. Mr. Swanson’s murderous imaginings did not interfere with his ability to attract senior Republican figures to …

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Anti-Gay Activist: Candidates Wouldn’t Have Attended “Death To Gays” Event If They’d Known In Advance

Anti-gay activist Michael Brown, who makes a living writing a series of vile anti-LGBT books, says that GOP candidates would never have attended Kevin Swanson’s “death to gays” convention if they’d been warned in advance of Swanson’s views. Of course we know that they WERE warned, over and over, especially Ted Cruz, who was asked about his attendance by CNN’s …

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Huckabee Claimed Ignorance About “Death To Gays” Calls Made At Conference He Attended [AUDIO]

As we all know, last weekend Pastor Kevin Swanson and others called for the genocide of LGBT Americans at a “religious liberty” convention held in Iowa where Mike Huckabee was interviewed on the stage by Swanson. Right Wing Watch today provides us with a brief audio clip from Friday in which a reporter at the convention asked Huckabee about it. …

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Michelangelo Signorile Calls Out Media For Ignoring GOP Candidates’ Embrace Of “Death To Gays” Pastor

As I noted again in the post below this one, so far only Rachel Maddow has reported on last weekend’s “death to gays” convention, where three GOP presidential candidates were interviewed by Pastor Kevin Swanson in between his calls for the genocide of LGBT Americans. Today Michelangelo Signorile calls out the rest of the mainstream media. He writes: Where is …

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Ted Shoebat: Porno Pete Is Not A Christian Because He Doesn’t Want Homosexuals Executed

As those of you who follow me on Twitter might know, for weeks I’ve been needling Peter LaBarbera over his appearance in hate group leader Janet Porter’s anti-gay “documentary” alongside genocide advocate Ted Shoebat, who regularly calls for the executions of homosexuals, atheists, and Christians who support LGBT rights. Responding to me, Labarbera has shrugged off Shoebat’s inclusion in the …

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Huckabee: At Least I Never Stabbed Anybody [VIDEO]

Mike Huckabee took a swipe at Dr. Stabby on MSNBC this morning, saying, “I will go on record today and tell you this: I never hit my mother with a hammer and I never stabbed anybody. Never wrote about it either.” Huckabee also slammed Dr. Stabby’s incessant whining about media scrutiny, adding, “Pal, you ain’t seen nothing yet.” Watch below.

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Death To Gays Pastor: LGBT Abominations Are Worse Than Tyranny Of King George [VIDEO]

Over the weekend Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, and Bobby Jindal spoke at a “religious liberty” convention, where Pastor Kevin Swanson called for executing homosexuals, but only after we’ve been given a chance to repent. Also speaking was Pastor Philip Kayser, who distributed pamphlets calling for the death penalty for homosexuality, witchcraft, and blasphemy. Keyser told the audience that Christians must …

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