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The scion of a hyper-wealthy family and former two-term Republican governor from one of the reddest states in the union, Jon Huntsman has made a surprising habit of sometimes bucking the establishment.

Huntsman did so again when he accepted the nomination as U.S. ambassador to China offered by Democratic President Obama. A former deputy assistant secretary of Commerce for East Asia and the Pacific and ex-U.S. ambassador to Singapore, Huntsman learned to speak Mandarin while on Mormon mission to Taiwan during college. He used his language skills to great effect while leading trade trips to China as governor.

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Jon Huntsman buys Fred Thompson’s McLean home

The house in the Virginia suburb isn’t white, but red brick.

Surreal estate: Jon Huntsman puts D.C. townhouse on the market

The former ambassador to China and GOP presidential candidate is giving up his 5,000 square foot home in Kalorama

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Jon Huntsman on his election day transition in his 2004 campaign for Utah governor.

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Christie is kidding himself if he thinks he doesn’t need to woo the right.

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Campaign ad from Our Destiny PAC for Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman.

Whither Jon Huntsman?

Is Jon Huntsman a man without a political home? The answer to that question might speak volumes about his 2016 prospects.

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Jon Huntsman: They pick presidents in New Hampshire

Former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman spoke about his campaign and the competition he faces in the 2012 GOP presidential field. (Dec. 29)

 

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