Gov. Mike Huckabee to Participate in Major National Forums

Little Rock, AR – Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee will make the following appearances on Sunday, August 26 and Monday, August 27, 2007, it was announced today.

NOTE: For media planning purposes only. Subject to change.

Sunday, August 26, 2007

9:00 a.m. ET – 9:45 a.m. ET – Washington, D.C. – Guest on "Fox News Sunday" with host Chris Wallace to discuss presidential politics and other topics.

5:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. ET – Great Falls, VA – Hosts informal media availability before fundraising event at  (Private residence) Media covering the event may park on the residence driveway. Media Contact: Kirsten Fedewa at: 202-365-6936. NOTE: Residence address is not for publication.

Monday, August 27, 2007

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. CT – New Orleans, LA – Participates in the Presidential Leadership Forum at the "Hope & Recovery Summit" being sponsored by U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu (LA) at the University of New Orleans .

The summit will commemorate the second anniversary of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita and the devastating flooding that followed. Location: The Lindy C. Boggs International Conference Center Auditorium (Main Level), 2045 Lakeshore Drive. Media Contact: Kirsten Fedewa at 202.365.6936 or Stephanie Allen (c/o Senator Landrieu), 202-365-2323.

10:50 a.m. – 11: 00 a.m. CT – New Orleans, LA – Gov. Huckabee will be available to members of the media after his remarks at the "Hope and Recovery Summit." For details, see above.

7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. ET – Orlando, FL – Participates in the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM)'s "Conversation with the Candidates." The candidate conversations will be moderated by Erin Moriarty of CBS News and take place during the IAM's National Staff Conference, an annual planning meeting of more than 600 local and national IAM representatives.

Following the staff conference, and with input from IAM members nationwide, union leaders will consider dual primary endorsements for one candidate from each party – a first in the IAM's 119-year history. (NOTE TO MEDIA: To secure press credentials, please contact IAM Communications Representative Bobbie Sullivan at 301-967-4520 or For more information, please contact Kirsten Fedewa at 202-365-6936 or Frank Larkin (IAM) at 202.285.3831.