Former United States Ambassador to China and Utah governor, Jon Huntsman, officially declared his candidacyfor the Republican presidential nomination yesterday. While his formal announcement speech was criticized by Charles Krauthammer last night on FOX News’ Special Report with Bret Baier and his fiscal record today byClub for Growth, his Mandarin is pretty damn hard to scrutinize. Some short video evidence below:
He also speaks some Mandarin in the first five minutes of this speech to the Asia Society on the importance of the Chinese language:
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