“If I talk to people and they say, ‘If you run, we’re in and we’re in a big way,’ that’s going be helpful,” he told the Times. “If I don’t hear that, you know what? This will be a real easy decision for me to make because I’ve jumped in a pool without water before and it’s a hard hit at the bottom.”
The former governor swept the Iowa caucuses in the 2008 presidential race, but his campaign ran out of cash in later primary states.
Huckabee's talk radio program also came to an end Thursday.