Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain pulled off an upset victory in the Florida straw poll over the weekend, campaigning on his 9-9-9 plan to cut taxes.

The former Godfather’s Pizza CEO won the poll by 22 points over Texas Governor Rick Perry, with 37 percent for Cain versus 15 percent for Perry and 14 percent for former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. Cain said on NBC’s “Today Show” on Monday that the Tax Code should be thrown out.

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