Huckabee says he won't run for president

FILE - This March 28, 2011 file photo shows former Arkansas Gov. and potential GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee gesturing as he addresses students at the business school at Mississippi College in Clinton, Miss. Huckabee's top advisers from his 2008 bid say he seems increasingly encouraged by recent polls showing him atop a scattered field of possible candidates for the 2012 Republican nomination. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)

May 14, 2011 6:58:07 PM PDT
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Saturday he won't seek the Republican presidential nomination, choosing to stick with a lucrative career as a television and radio personality over a race that would be both costly and caustic.