8:00am

Sat February 5, 2011
Politics

GOP Contenders Making Moves For 2012

Jon Huntsman, the Obama administration's ambassador to China and a former governor of Utah, is leaving his post in Beijing to test the waters for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012. He's one of the latest Republicans stepping onto the track for the presidential race. Host Scott Simon talks with Matthew Continetti of The Weekly Standard about the GOP pool and its strategy for 2012.