Longtime Clinton sparrer Newt Gingrich battled Clinton defender Donna Brazille on This Week Sunday morning over new accusations that Hillary Clinton exchanged favorable treatment from the U.S. State Department for donations to her husband's Clinton Foundation. Gingrich argued that anybody other than Clinton would be under indictment for what was essentially foreign bribery.
WASHINGTON — Let us now praise Newt Gingrich. Yes, Newt Gingrich. There he was, the scourge of Big Government, on the op-ed page of The New York Times Wednesday calling for a doubling of the National Institutes of Health budget. “It’s irresponsible and shortsighted, not prudent, to let financing for basic research dwindle,” he wrote, [...]Show More Summary
Former Republican congressman Newt Gingrich recently proposed a doubling of the NIH budget. To provide some context, from ~1994 – 2003, the NIH budget was doubled. Then the music stopped, funding plateaued, and even declined in real dollars, leading to … Continue reading ?
LIZ SHELD: No, Newt Gingrich, We Should Not Double the NIH Budget.
WASHINGTON -- Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich on Wednesday morning called for doubling the budget of the National Institutes of Health, writing favorably in the pages of The New York Times about the chief federal spigot for science research. “House and Senate negotiators are at work on a budget resolution for the fiscal year that starts on Oct. Show More Summary
Robert S. Walker, who chaired Newt Gingrich’s 2012 presidential campaign, is advising Gov. John Kasich as the Ohio Republican moves closer to jumping into the 2016 race. Walker said in an interview Wednesday that he and Kasich have been in frequent touch in recent weeks as the Ohio governor has ramped up his national political […]
For now, the Clintons have successfully scared off most top challengers in the Democratic primary. While Democrats say they want competition, I doubt any big name will get in — unless and until he or she can show how vulnerable Hillary Clinton can be. So what do Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), former Maryland governor Martin […]
- Dem planning bill that would outlaw threats to lawmakers (link)- Newt Gingrich is pushing for legislation that will allow insolvent states to be taken off bailout support and file bankruptcy, in the process allowing them to renege on pension and other benefit obligations promises to state workers (link)
By Newt Gingrich and Richard Berman, Investor's Business Daily President Obama doubled down this week on his promise to convene a summit focused on "how to encourage collective bargaining" — even as he vetoed a common-sense reform regarding time limits in union election campaigns.
Mayor Bill de Blasio hosted a bunch of progressive leaders at Gracie Mansion on Thursday, in the hopes that they'd be able to think up a liberal, income-inequality-focused version of Newt Gingrich's "Contract for America" before the 2016 election. De Blasio, who could probably hear the brains of pundits across... More »
Eric Gay AP Republican presidential candidate former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, center, speaks as former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, left, … Continued The post Faith and values at the Republican presidential debate appeared first on OnFaith.
Mayor Bill de Blasio is creating a left-leaning version of former Republican U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich's “Contract with America.” The city is investigating the student dropout and... To view the full story, click the title li...
Mayor Bill de Blasio is turning into a Newt. The mayor said Thursday he wants to emulate Newt Gingrich's 1994 "Contract With America," but geared toward liberal causes such as income equality.... To view the full story, click the title link.
Newt Gingrich has said that opposition to "right to discriminate" bills in Indiana and Arkansas is an example of a liberal "lynch mob" mentality that seeks to “destroy religious liberty"
Celebrities, high-profile executives and media outlets gunning for Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and the state’s new religious freedom law are a “lynch mob,” Newt Gingrich said today in a HuffPost Live interview. Everyone from singer Miley...Show More Summary
Last week former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, conservative activist Pat Nolan, and authors Van Jones and Donna Brazile hosted the Bipartisan Summit On Criminal Justice Reform. Congress members from both sides of the aisle attended...Show More Summary
Newt Gingrich thinks the opposition to religious freedom bills in Indiana and Arkansas and the claim that they encourage anti-LGBT discrimination is an example of a liberal "lynch mob" mentality that seeks to undercut religion in America. The former Speaker of the House told HuffPost Live on Wednesday that Indiana Gov. Show More Summary
Fans of former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (R) may have been a tad surprised when they saw him tweet early this morning morning that he's...
Newt Gingrich made a joke on Twitter that he immediately had to explain, so you know it's good. (via @newtgingrich) LOL! You got me, Newt Gingrich. Though you are considered a conservative Republican who is fiercely opposed to our president, for a moment I thought you had done a complete 180 on every single one of your opinions. Show More Summary
This holiday is dumb.