It's never to early to play the race card in an election year for former House Speaker, Democrat Nancy Pelosi. Today Pelosi took to Twitter to do that very thing using a Pew Research Center survey to make her point. Over 50% of food stamp recipients are people of color. Show More Summary
There's a well-worn saying in the world of politics: "All politics is local", spawned by former House Speaker Tip O'Neill, who explained that a politician succeeds by understanding the needs of the people who voted them into office.Show More Summary
Newt Gingrich complaining about the influence of wealthy donors would be like Sarah Palin complaining about elected officials who quit their elected posts for fame, money and glory. Former House speaker Newt Gingrich (R), whose 2012 presidential bid was boosted by $15 million spent by casino magnate Sheldon Adelson and his wife, on Friday decried […]
by Paul Rondeau March 28, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi received Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s highest honor, the Margaret Sanger award. It’s fitting that the award go to this modern day reincarnation of Margaret Sanger: another rich, white, progressive who…
Former House Speaker Tip O’Neill famously said that all politics is local. And it mostly was, in his time: He was first elected to the Massachusetts legislature’s lower house in 1936 and became its speaker in 1949, and was first elected to the U.S. Show More Summary
CNN co-host and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is calling for Secretary of State John Kerry's resignation for comparing climate change to a "weapon of mass destruction." However, media coverage of Gingrich's call has largely left...Show More Summary
The host of CNN’s Crossfire, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, took a swipe at the “remarkably selective” outrage on his own network over rock star Ted Nugent’s offensive comments about President Barack Obama.
Washington (CNN) – Newt Gingrich is calling for Secretary of State John Kerry to step down. In a series of tweets, the CNN Crossfire co-host, former House speaker and 2012 GOP presidential candidate described Kerry as "delusional" after the secretary of state's remarks about climate change being "the greatest challenge of our generation." In a […]
President Barack Obama’s most recent State of the Union address has been widely praised as one of his best ever—with even conservative critics like former House Speaker Newt Gingrich calling it “powerful.” It’s pretty much beyond dispute at this point that the president knows what he’s doing when he takes the podium.
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert says former colleagues should pass an immigration overhaul.
Appearing on NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said that Hillary Clinton would not be defeated in 2016 due to any revelations about Benghazi, calling focus on Benghazi “nitpicking smaller issues.” Gingrich stated: I think any Republican strategy which tries to nibble at Hillary Clinton is hopeless. Show More Summary
On January 16, Hall of Fame quarterback Fran Tarkenton is slated to join former House Speaker Dennis Hastert and Association of Mature American Citizens president Dan Weber at a press conference, where they will announce a joint lobbying effort directed at creating what they term a Social Security Guarantee. Show More Summary
Speaking on CNN's Crossfire last night, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich argued that a hotter planet may be just fine — because dinosaurs and perpetual Caribbean vacations. Read more...
On ABC's This Week With George Stephanopoulos, a discussion on the flagging war on poverty turned into a debate between former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich over the partisan sources of income inequality, with Gingrich claiming that Democratic-controlled cities were abscesses of poverty.
Former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich (D) on Sunday lashed out of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA) after he refused to accept the Republican Party's role in the increasing poverty and income inequality in the U.S. Former Secretary...Show More Summary
Former House speaker says GOP lawmaker "won't survive" if stint in rehab is a "gimmick."
Asked whether she needed to apologize to the formerly insured who have lost their health insurance plans, former House Speaker Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said, “Did I ever tell my constituents that if they liked their plan they could keep it? I would have if I’d ever met anybody who liked his or her plan. Show More Summary
ou know, doing that sort of thing isn’t actually a bad plan: Newt Gingrich is a pretty good idea man. But you think that the President could have attributed his sources: President Obama lifted the theme of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich’s new book “Breakout” during a video interview with the Wall Street Journal. Show More Summary
As NewsBusters reported Monday, former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) had been asked to do David Letterman's Top Ten List on the CBS Late Show election night. Most of her offerings Tuesday were somewhat apolitical, but the top...Show More Summary
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