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EXCLUSIVE DOCUMENT: Private 1980 Gingrich Memo to Ronald Reagan’s Campaign Manager Reveals Former Speaker’s Racial Attitudes

With members of the mainstream media now hurling charges of using racially coded language against GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich, Big Government has uncovered a private memorandum written over three decades ago that offers a unique glimpse into Mr. Gingrich’s longstanding attitudes about race. The private memo, dated July 1, 1980, was written by Mr. Gingrich [...]
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“I Knew Ronald Reagan: You’re No Reagan, Newt”

US Politics / Conservative : FrumForum (3 years ago)

GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich this week attempted to compare his troubled campaign’s recent upheavals to those experienced by Ronald Reagan at the launch of his ultimately successful 1980 White House bid — a claim dismissed... Read Post

Nancy Reagan Disputes Gingrich’s Quote Context on Ronald Reagan Passing “Torch” To Him

Politics / US Politics : The Moderate Voice (2 years ago)

Surprise, surprise: it now turns out that former First Lady Nancy Reagan has let it be known that former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is not using the quote Ronald Reagan made about supposedly passing the “torch” to Gingrich properly... Read Post

Clyburn Says Newt Gingrich Is Using Coded Racial Language

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 years ago)

On the campaign trail, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich has repeatedly referred to President Obama as a food stamps president. Many have claimed the comment, and others, are dog whistles for “ugly racial stereotypes” and are insul... Read Post

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