Huntsman to Announce Next Week

by Katrina Trinko

Jon Huntsman will formally announce a presidential run next week.

Huntsman revealed the upcoming announcement during a public event he held with Henry Kissinger today in New York City to discuss China, saying, “I intend to announce that I will be a candidate for the presidency a week from today.”

He’ll announce at the Liberty State Park in New Jersey, where Ronald Reagan launched his 1980 general campaign.

Huntsman will kick off his candidacy with a whirlwind tour through crucial early voting states, Politico reports. Huntsman will visit New Hampshire, South Carolina, Florida, Utah, and Nevada.