CNN host and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich has a new column defending Barack Obama from criticism of how often the president golfs. Sort of. In a column at his website, Gingrich says the number of times Obama golfs doesn’t matter because he’s a terrible president regardless: The problem with President Obama’s golf outings is [...]
There’s a saying that goes something like this: “If you shoot the king, you’d better kill him.” This means, if you don’t, he’ll get you. Newt .Gingrich learned this when he went after President Clinton. The GOP will learn that lesson again if they impeach President Obama, though they may get a smaller lesson with the lawsuit [...]
Michelle Nunn may be a special kind of Democrat. It has been a long while since Zell Miller weighed in on a major race in favor of a Democrat. He endorsed the last 3 GOP nominees and co-chaired Newt Gingrich’s presidential campaign. There are very few politicians for whom voters have retained such fondness. And […]
A tech savvy accomplished entrepreneur with one foot in the Tea Party and the other in the so called GOP establishment, having run Newt Gingrich's New Hampshire campaign in 2012, Andrew Hemingway is making noise in NH's Republican gubernatorial...Show More Summary
When liberal Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and the conservative former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich agree on something, attention should be paid. Feinstein, who chairs the Senate Intelligence Committee, said last Friday that the U.S. Show More Summary
And Newt Gingrich's definition—and Karl Rove's definition, and Rush Limbaugh's definition. Reacting to a new "study" from discredited and disgraced sociologist Mark Regnerus, Brian Brown slammed Ronald, Newt, Karl, and Rush. Regnerus's...Show More Summary
This morning on New Day, Newt Gingrich came on to discuss Barack Obama's proposal to combat ISIS in Iraq -- and, judging by his response, thinks that Obama isn't recognizing that this is a problem of "radical Islam."
More and more people are waking up to the reality that the war on coal is just one part of a much larger war. As Former Speaker of the House, Newt Gingrich described in a 2013 American Coal magazine article, … Continue reading ?
"[It] may well be the final destruction of much of the modern Democratic Party."
On Tuesday’s “Laura Ingraham Show,” former House Speaker Newt Gingrich predicted that executive amnesty by President Obama could lead to a “civil war” within the Democratic Party, and “may well be the final destruction of much of the...Show More Summary
The wildly controversial "Ground Zero mosque"—a proposed Islam community center that, in 2010, attracted the ire of politicos like Newt Gingrich and Rudy Giuliani—is back, and French starchitect Jean Nouvel has been tapped by developers to build it. It's a...
When Newt Gingrich, the former speaker of the House, was asked how LGBTQ couples could form a meaningful relationship in a country often hostile to gay people, he responded without a sense of irony that "The bigotry question goes both ways. Show More Summary
For years now, politicians as diverse as Newt Gingrich and Angus King have proposed giving laptops to every single public school student. At WNYC, Jill Barshay reports on a free laptop program at Hoboken Junior Senior High School. Spoiler...Show More Summary
Newt Gingrich recently gave a speech at the Heritage Foundation in which he explained why government must be rebuilt, not fixed. The bureaucracy was invented about the same time as the manual typewriter, he explained, and still works in that clunky way. Show More Summary
Former U.S. House Speaker and presidential candidate Newt Gingrich is lending his support to a new industry-backed group campaigning against a government probe of fraud against consumers in the financial system.
On this episode of Crossfire on The Root: Join The Root’s associate editor of features, Jenée Desmond-Harris, as she moderates a debate between Van Jones and Newt Gingrich, the hosts of CNN’s Crossfire, to discuss what Jones says is the moral issue surrounding the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border. Plus: What does Chicago have to do with it?
Newt Gingrich has blasted the Bushes for being too nice and getting chummy with the Clintons, blaming the family’s friendliness for Hillary Clinton’s likely presidency.
Arturo the polar bear, living in a cramped and hot zoo enclosure in Argentina, is the subject of an online campaign that includes, among others, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich.
Noted animal enthusiast Newt Gingrich has joined the campaign to transfer a lonely polar bear from Argentina to Canada. The former House Speaker posted a short video to Facebook urging supports to sign a petition on change.org asking...Show More Summary
Former House speaker and Republican candidate for president Newt Gingrich is the latest public figure to use social media and a sad face to advance a good cause. “If you love animals the way I do you’re going to want to sign the petition to save the Argentinian polar bear Arturo,” says Gingrich in a 14-second video posted on his […]