"John McCain understands this part of the world very clearly," Huckabee said, adding that Obama doesn't "fully grasp" the politics of the region. McCain's the "Overwhelmingly better choice" for Israeli security.
"Today's Republicans want to cut taxes. Elderly people don't get drugs. Kids go without education and healthcare. But prisons expand. Who's paying? That's not conservative. It's not American. It doesn't fly."
"McCain is kind of our pseudo-nominee," he said. But Brunjes also thinks that Huckabee has a role to play in the primary. "Mathematically it's McCain, but people are still making their voice heard," he said.