Who does Huntman's exit from the GOP race help most?

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    Who does Huntsman's exit from the GOP race help most? I doubt that it helps Romney. Ther more challengers he has, the less chance of a far right candidate emerging. I think his exit it too late to help Santorum or Gingrich.
     
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    As noted, no one.

    Telling also the most qualified GOP candidate was forced to quit.
     
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    I think all 5 of them will now vote for Romney
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    lol. The last poll I saw was that Huntsmans 2nd choice were for mostly Ron Paul.
     
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    I'd guess Paul mostly. Where Huntsman's supporters were attracted by his socially liberal and comparatively restrained position on military interventionism, they will most likely move to Paul. If any Huntsman supporters were looking for him to expand government spending, they'll migrate to Romney I'd guess.

    Whoever gets the nod, I suspect Huntsman would make an excellent Secretary of State.
     
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    His 1% support will go to romney, in effect having no affect.
     
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    Most moderate does not equal most qualified.
     
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    Temporarily the Morman. Long term Obama.
     
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    Huntsman dropping out of the race helps Huntsman's integrity the most...
     
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    You beat me to it!

    Huntsman had the best chance of beating Obama and he was forced out. Says a lot about the state of the GOP.
     

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