Could there me more to this than meets the eye?
What good reason could Reid have for endorsing a Republican?
Could it be that Reid wants someone to run he believes Obama can beat?
Or is it a chance to play the Mormon card?
We went through this with JFK and people playing the Catholic card which in the end was a specious argument and had no affect on his day to day running of the Oval Office.
Top Dem picks Huntsman – CNN Political Ticker - CNN.com Blogs
Washington (CNN) – Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid ventured into the 2012 presidential waiting game Tuesday, offering up his pick for the Republican presidential nomination.
"If I had a choice, I would favor Huntsman over Romney," Reid told reporters after a meeting on Capitol Hill. "But I don't have a choice in that race."
When asked if the country is ready for a Mormon president, the Nevada senator said they are not ready for Mitt Romney. Reid, former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman and Romney are all members of the Church of Latter Day Saints.