Visits to Key Early States in the Pre-Campaign Period


updated only through Nov. 4, 2014...for more recent visits see respective state pages
Iowa: 6 visits, 6 days
>Former Gov. Mike Huckabee visited Iowa on October 21, 2014 to campaign for U.S. Senate nominee Joni Ernst; they made a campaign stop at the Republican Victory office at 2526 Glen Ave. in Sioux City; and a campaign stop at the Hy-Vee Club Room in Council Bluffs.

>Returning from New York, former Gov. Mike Huckabee spoke at the FAMiLY Leadership Summit at Stephens Auditorium in Ames, Iowa on August 9, 2014.

>Former Gov. Mike Huckabee was a special guest at Iowa Renewal Project's Pastors' Policy Briefing at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on August 8, 2014.  Then he flew to New York for his TV show.

>Former Gov. Mike Huckabee keynoted the 14th annual Faith & Freedom Coalition Spring KickOff at Point of Grace Church in Waukee, Iowa on April 8, 2014.

>Former Gov. Mike Huckabee spoke at a fundraising banquet for Informed Choices (medical clinics) at Hy-Vee Hall at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa on the evening of November 14, 2013.

>Former Gov. Mike Huckabee was the guest of honor and keynote speaker at the Republican Party of Iowa's first ever “Celebrate Life” event at Point of Grace Church in Waukee, Iowa on February 23, 2013.

New Hampshire: 3 visits, 3 days
>Former Gov. Mike Huckabee spoke at an American Renewal Project ”Pastors and Pews” event in Nashua, NH on September 26, 2014.  (Later he headed to Washington, DC to address the Values Voter Summit).

>Former Gov. Mike Huckabee addressed the "Freedom Summit" at The Executive Court Banquet Facility in Manchester, NH on April 12, 2014.

>From John Distaso at Granite Status, former Gov. Mike Huckabee quietly visited Manchester, NH on February 28, 2014.  He met privately with top backers of his 2007-08 campaign; and addressed a meeting of the American Renewal Project at the Radisson Hotel.

South Carolina: 3 visits, 3 days

>Former Gov. Mike Huckabee appeared at three airport "get out the vote" rallies/press conferences with Mike Campbell, candidate for lieutenant governor (June 24 runoff with Henry McMaster) in SC on the afternoon of June 21, 2014.  They appeared at Stevens Aviation's executive hangar at Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport in Greer; at Columbia Owens-Field Downtown Airport; and at Landmark Aviation in North Charleston.

(Former Gov. Mike Huckabee cut a radio ad for Mike Campbell that began running on June 11, 2014).

(Janet Huckabee did two fundraising events in SC for Mike Campbell for lieutenant governor on June 3-4, 2014.  On the evening of June 3 she was the special guest at a fundraiser at House of Blues in North Myrtle Beach; and on the afternoon of June 4 she was the special guest at an desserts and coffee event at Lace House on the grounds of the Governor's Mansion in Columbia).

>Former Gov. Mike Huckabee visited Greenville, SC on May 2, 2014The State reported he was to headline a Pastors and Pews event sponsored by the American Renewal Project; and he announced his endorsement of Mike Campbell for lieutenant governor in the June 10 primary in a press conference at Greenville Downtown Airport.

>According to WITN former Gov. Mike Huckabee stopped at the Hilton in Greenville, SC on April 5, 2013 for an appearance on the Tom and Sadie show on WTIB.  (Earlier as part of WNBU/Inner Banks Media's "Talkfest" he broadcast his syndicated radio show in front of a large audience at the Riverfront Convention Center in New Bern, NC). 

  this page last revised Nov. 11, 2014