Saturday, April 2, 2011
Mike Huckabee wins York County, South Carolina Straw Poll
Mike Huckabee just won the straw poll in York County, South Carolina. As one of the first four early voting states, South Carolina has historically picked the GOP nominee. Looks like Mike Huckabee has a great start to 2012.
Mike Huckabee 23%
Newt Gingrich 11%
Michele Bachmann 10%
Mitt Romney 8%
Tim Pawlenty 7%
Donald Trump 7%
According to CNN, the straw poll took place at the York County Republican Party convention. York encompasses parts of the Charlotte, North Carolina suburbs and is one of the most populous counties in South Carolina. 152 ballots were cast.
H/T GOP12/the Hill
Cross Posted at I Like Mike Huckabee 2012