Presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee traveled to the home of Charlie and Scottie Earls, owners of the Branson Vacation Channel and three local radio station, on a fund raising mission.
KY3 Political Correspondent David Catanese reported a photo and handshake sold for $1,000 a piece. Huckabee hoped to raise $40k from the event.
The former Arkansas governor ranks third with war coffers millions behind Mitt Romney and Rudy Guiliani. He ranked 2nd in Iowa's straw poll two weeks ago.
Scottie told Catanese she's met and spoke with candidate Rudy Guiliani and "prefers a candidate from the Midwest."