Former Arkansas governor and GOP presidential candidate and current Fox News Channel talk-show host Mike Huckabee will launch his “Save This Town” series of shows with a taping Saturday at the RV Hall of Fame in Elkhart, Ind., according to the Fort Wayne Journal-Sentinel.
Scheduled guests include Elkhart Mayor Dick Moore, Doug Lantz, president of EverGreen Recreational Vehicles LLC and Elkhart real estate consultant John Letherman, as well as other local and national guests. Huckabee also is scheduled to play bass with the Little Elkharts music group.
President Obama visited Elkhart on Feb. 9 to promote his economic stimulus plan for the country.
The Elkhart-Goshen region had recently posted the nation’s biggest annual gain in unemployment rate: the 15.3% in December 2008 was up 10.6 percentage points from December 2007.
The parking lot will open at 12:30 p.m. for people interested in attending and being part of the audience, Fox News Channel said in a news release. The program will air at 8 p.m. Saturday on Fox News Channel.