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Huckabee graces Florida with his presence

While Republican presidential candidates Rudy Giuliani, Mitt Romney and John McCain have been stumping in Florida every day since Saturday's South Carolina primary, Mike Huckabee has limited his time here, focusing on other Southern states while still trying to appear competitive in Florida.

In the presidential campaign version of a drive-thru, he will attend a 7 p.m. rally tomorrow at the Elite Jet Hangar at Ft. Lauderdale Executive Airport.

"The pundits are attempting to write us off after a strong second place finish in South Carolina,'' Huckabee says in an e-mail to supporters. "Don't let the media write the story. Spread the word we are second in overall delegates to the Republican Convention thanks to our win in Iowa and our strong finish in South Carolina...We have refocused our efforts and our(sic) energized.

"We need your support on the ground in Florida,'' he adds. "Working together we can finish strong in Florida."