"Remember, it was the base that rejected Mitt [Romney] because of his switch on pro-life, from pro-choice to pro-life. It was the base that rejected Mitt because it had issues with Mormonism."may 15, 2009:– rnc chairman michael steele
President Barack Obama will appoint Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman Jr. as the new U.S. Ambassador to China. Governor Huntsman, who is Mormon, speaks fluent Mandarin from serving a Mormon mission in Taiwan.