Mike Huckabee served as lieutenant governor of Arkansas from 1993 to 1996 and as governor from 1996 to 2007. After coming in second place in the 2008 Republican presidential primaries, he became the host of the popular talk show “Huckabee” on Fox News Channel (where he plays bass guitar with the house band) and “The Huckabee Report” on Citadel Radio. He's also the chairman of HuckPAC, a grassroots conservative organization. His books include the New York Times bestsellers Do the Right Thing and A Simple Christmas as well as Quit Digging Your Grave with a Knife and Fork. He and his wife, Janet, have been married for 36 years and have three grown children.