Louche! That really hurts. Blumenthal went on to compare Boehner unflatteringly with former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, saying that while Gingrich was "the natural leader of a 'revolution'", Boehner was "careworn and threadbare, banal...Show More Summary
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has raised eyebrows by arguing that potential undocumented immigrants could be tracked like FedEx packages. But was it just a punch line from the Newt Gingrich playbook?
ABC continues to prove that they're willing to have a race the the bottom with the rest of our corporate media and their effort to become Fox-lite with guests like their resident troll under the bridge, Newt Gingrich, and his buddies...Show More Summary
In a roundtable discussion with political reporters and analysts on ABC's "This Week," former House speaker Newt Gingrich said what others may be thinking. Gingrich told guest host Martha Raddatz that Donald Trump, a billionaire businessman, real estate mogul and novice politician, could, in fact, become the Republican presidential nominee. RADDATZ: Could he be the […]
Authored by Newt Gingrich, originally posted at The Washington Times, This is my third column in a row on corruption. In the first, I suggested that 75% may be the most important figure in American politics. It is the percentage of Americans who say in the Gallup World Poll that corruption is widespread in government. Show More Summary
HILLARY SUPPORTER: I’M REALLY JUST VOTING FOR BILL CLINTON: Yes, of course. But Hillary is specifically running against the centrist, post-1994 policies of her husband, who in effort to triangulate against Newt Gingrich, inadvertently helped to bring you the 1990s economy you enjoyed so much. Unfortunately, should a Hillary administration actually come to pass, it […]
When Donald Trump initially rocketed to the top of national Republican polls, it was fashionable to compare him to Herman Cain, Michele Bachmann, and Newt Gingrich — a flamboyant media personality, briefly capturing the spotlight, but doomed to immolate. Show More Summary
When Donald Trump initially rocketed to the top of national Republican polls, it was fashionable to compare him to Herman Cain, Michele Bachmann, and Newt Gingrich — a flamboyant media personality, briefly capturing the spotlight, but doomed to immolate. But Trump is not running a race like those other candidates, nor... More »
Back in 1996, Newt Gingrich wrote a memo that explained how to talk like Newt Gingrich. "That takes years of practice," he conceded up front, but he revealed that you could come close just by studying a list of his favorite words. Unfortunately, that was two decades ago and Gingrich is now a has-been. Show More Summary
What a shame that this brilliant children's show couldn't be publicly funded completely (because as you know, we can't have nice things because of Newt Gingrich) and will now be a tool which will be used to lure even more people into the monopoly world of cable. Show More Summary
After the first GOP debate, Newt Gingrich thinks that Hillary Clinton is vulnerable and that the Republican field makes the Democrats look like “a gerontocracy,” the Washington Post reports. Said Gingrich:”I’m pretty optimistic. We have a lot of work to [...]
“I suspect that it is going to hurt him, but since none of us seem to understand what the Trump phenomenon really is, it is hard to know.” — Newt Gingrich, in an interview with the Boston Globe, on Donald [...]
After a little inspiration from Business Insider, former presidential candidate and ex-House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Georgia) is asking people to visit his website and tell him what zoo animal reminds them of each GOP 2016 hopeful.Show More Summary
Newt Gingrich: “The amazing thing about Trump’s emergence is that it is self-made, without consultants, and virtually all by earned media.” “Trump has gotten more news coverage for less money than any campaign I can remember. Part of his achievement [...]
I came across this Bingo Card from one of the GOP debates from 2012 and was struck with how little has changed in GOP rhetoric. It's hard not to miss "Newt Gingrich, Super Reagan Expert" tho. Open Thread below.
The panel discussion on This Week on ABC featured disgraced former House Speaker and resident troll under the bridge, Newt Gingrich, to discuss the upcoming GOP Debate in Cleveland with the behemoth in the room, Donald Trump. KARL: So, Mr. Show More Summary
Newt Gingrich appears to have sent foreign policy advice to then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during his trip to Japan in 2009, suggest emails from Clinton’s personal account — released Friday by the State Department under the Freedom of Information Act. With a subject line of...
Newt Gingrich, the former Republican speaker of the House, and Howard Dean, the former Vermont governor and Democratic National Committee chairman, made their first public appearance as Dentons colleagues Wednesday on a panel discussion at the firm offices on K Street. They spoke almost entirely in agreement about the future of Medicaid and... Read the whole entry... »
WASHINGTON -- Much like Donald Trump today, at one point Newt Gingrich held the frontrunner position in the 2012 Republican primary election. His campaign plodded on using borrowed money for months after most people realized Gingrich...Show More Summary
Newt Gingrich’s 2012 presidential campaign still owes $4.6 million, according to the latest FEC filing.