Mike Huckabee, ex-GOP governor, defends Michelle Obama 'Let's Move' campaign after Sarah Palin slam
BY Aliyah Shahid
DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER
Whose side are you on?
Michelle Obama: Childhood obesity is a serious issue that needs attention
Sarah Palin: Parents should be the only ones involved in what their kids eat
I'm not sure
Sorry, Sarah. Mike Huckabee is taking the First Lady's side in your spat over healthy eating.
The ex-GOP presidential candidate and former fatty defended Michelle Obama after Sarah Palin threw a punch at the First Lady's anti-obesity campaign.
"With all due respect to my colleague and friend Sarah Palin, I think she's misunderstood what Michelle Obama is trying to do," Huckabee said during an interview on the "Curtis Sliwa Show" on Tuesday.
"Michelle Obama's not trying to tell people what to eat or not trying to force the government's desires on people," Huckabee said.
Huckabee, who currently hosts a show on Fox News, has faced a public battle with the bulge himself.
The 55-year-old has lost more than 100 pounds in the past seven years after ballooning to 280 pounds. He's been an outspoken proponent for exercise and healthy eating.
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It's glad to know there are some people who can get beyond partisan ship.
The GOP is slowly putting distance between itself and Sarah Palin. Expect her to be powerless, if being paid to shut up doesn't work, by the time 2012 rolls around...
Because of what parents feed their kids and themselves, is the cause of obesity. Everytime Palin opens her mouth, something stupid comes out of it.
by Stacie L 7 years ago
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by Holle Abee 7 years ago
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