It's waaay early.
But we're now here at the Embassy Suite hotel where Mike Huckabee is scheduled to arrive within the hour.
Campaign numbers show Huckabee with an early edge. Campaign manager Chip Saltzman said: "It's early, but were very encouraged by the early numbers."
Asked if 2nd place finish was ok, Romney spokeswoman tells local Des Moines affiliate: "Yeah, it's ok."