Mike Huckabee's fatally bad judgment

Brutality by another Huck-pardoned criminal suggests the 2012 GOP hopeful listened more to pastors than prosecutors

If clemency for Maurice Clemmons -- now the fugitive suspect in the shooting deaths of four police officers -- were the only fatal error committed by Mike Huckabee as governor of Arkansas, he might be able to shift blame to the state's law enforcement system and even run for president again in 2012. Yet the Clemmons commutation that he granted nine years ago is only one among several cases that raise serious questions about Huckabee's judgment. Full Story »

Posted by Dwight Rousu - via David Wardell (f)
Tags Help
Subjects: Politics, Religion
Member Tags: Religion and Bad Judgement, Huckabee
Stats Help
# Tweets: 0 (as of 2010-10-21)
Editorial Help
Posted by: Posted by Dwight Rousu - Nov 30, 2009 - 8:53 PM PST
Reviewed by: Dwight Rousu (review)
Content Type: Article
Edit Lock: This story can be edited
Edited by: Dwight Rousu - Nov 30, 2009 - 8:56 PM PST

Reviews

Show All | Notes | Comments | Quotes | Links
Dwight Rousu
4.1
by Dwight Rousu - Nov. 30, 2009

Conason exposes a pattern of delusional behavior by Huckabee that belies his attempt to shift away responsibility for a multiple murder of policemen by one of his religion based pardonees.

The damage to his political future will hinge on how deeply news organizations now delve into those cases — and the bizarre faith-based rationale behind his use of ... More »

See Full Review » (15 answers)

Comments on this story Help (BETA)

NT Rating | My Rating

Ratings

4.1

not enough reviews
from 1 review (11% confidence)
Quality
4.2
Information
5.0
Insight
4.0
Style
5.0
Context
4.0
Expertise
3.0
Originality
4.0
Relevance
4.0
Responsibility
5.0
Popularity
3.9
Recommendation
4.0
Credibility
4.0
# Reviews
1.0
# Views
5.0
# Likes
1.0
# Emails
1.0
More
How our ratings work »
(See these related stories.)

Links Help

  • Arkansas withdrew provision that would've kept man in jail

    ABC NewsArkansas withdrew provision that would've kept man in jailSeattle Post IntelligencerTACOMA - The suspect in the fatal shooting of four Lakewood Police officers had ...
    Posted by Dwight Rousu