Obama Campaign Was Much More Worried About Huntsman Than Romney

Posted by | November 24, 2012 12:57 | Filed under: Top Stories

Obama campaign manager Jim Messina revealed that Mitt Romney was  not their primary concern (pun intended), telling the Salt Lake Tribune:

“We were honest about our concerns about Huntsman. I think Huntsman [as Republican nominee] would have been a tough general election campaign.”

Senior Obama adviser David Plouffe had expressed such concern even before Utah’s former governor launched his failed presidential bid, with one journalist noting that a Huntsman candidacy made Plouffe a “wee bit queasy.”

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