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Huckabee Surges Ahead in Iowa

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Huckabee Surges Ahead in Iowa

Election 2008

Huckabee Surges Ahead in Iowa

Huckabee Surges Ahead in Iowa

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Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee is challenging Mitt Romney's lead in the critical state. A new poll shows Huckabee at 24 percent, triple his numbers just a few months ago. Alex Chadwick talks to Slate.com's chief political correspondent John Dickerson about Huckabee's popularity surge.