Dan Bartlett on:
Dan Bartlett on: Fred Thompson
"The biggest liability was whether he had the fire in the belly to run for office in the first place."
"The Mormon issue is a real problem in the South; it's a real problem in other parts of the country."
"The problem's going to be it always comes down to money, money, money. He doesn't have it."
"He's got the obvious problems -- being from Hope, Arkansas, and, quite frankly, having the last name 'Huckabee.' "
"I think this is going to be the season of the pragmatic Republican voter. That bodes well for Rudy."