Mike Huckabee Slams Natalie Portman For Having A Baby Out Of Wedlock
Presidential prospect Mike Huckabee spoke out about Natalie Portman's first pregnancy with fiance Benjamin Millepied. The former Arkansas governor shared his concern about the message she is sending.
"People see a Natalie Portman who boasts, 'We're not married but we're having these children and they're doing just fine," Huckabee told radio host Michael Medved on his show Monday. "I think it gives a distorted image. It's unfortunate that we glorify and glamorize the idea of out-of- wedlock children."
Calling Portman's pregnancy "troubling," Huckabee went on to say that many single parents don't have the resources to hire help, the way someone like the Black Swan star would.
"Most single moms are very poor, uneducated, can't get a job, and if it weren't for government assistance, their kids would be starving to death and never have health care," he said. "And that's the story that we're not seeing."