Politics

Non-Profits And Churches Have Been Splurging To Have Mike Huckabee Speak

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Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee’s rhetoric has gotten very heated over the past month, but his words are apparently quite valuable to many conservative Christians. According to a financial disclosure report filed Friday, churches, schools, anti-choice crisis pregnancy centers, and other nonprofits pay top dollar to have Huckabee come speak.

All told, between January 2014 and April 2015, Huckabee made just under a million dollars ($975,700) in speaking fees alone, but that still only constituted a fraction of his total income. Here’s a sampling of just how much the former governor of Arkansas has made from various speaking engagements since 2014: