Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) blasted President Barack Obama's response to the Oregon shooting, accusing him of callousness because some of the victims were Christian. "You know, he could have said something about the dangers...Show More Summary
Former Republican Speaker of the House and presidential candidate Newt Gingrich has joined Fox News as a contributor, a Fox spokesperson has confirmed to Mediaite.
To the editor: I actually laughed out loud when I read Jonah Goldberg's statement that President Obama treats Congress with contempt. ("Give Newt Gingrich the gavel,” Opinion, Sept 29)Hey Jonah, are you talking about the Republican members of Congress who pledged from Day One that their main goal...
We should be used to politicians hell-bent on "protecting the institution of marriage" doing things that make them and their positions look utterly foolish. Think Newt Gingrich's three divorces, or the the bigoted Missouri GOP leader...Show More Summary
In my latest column I float the idea of bringing in Newt Gingrich as the Steward of Gondor and by Gondor I mean the House of Representatives and by Steward I mean Speaker. I totally get arguments about how it’s a crazy or stupid idea...Show More Summary
Almost exactly seven years ago, House Speaker John Boehner said of the Wall Street bailout bill, “I think this thing is a crap sandwich” — but he’d vote for it
Almost seven years ago to the day, John Boehner said of the Wall Street bailout bill, "It's a crap sandwich" - but he'd vote for it anyway. I remarked at the time, "It's crap sandwiches for as far as the eye can see" - and I was rig...
Departing Speaker John Boehner Leading Off: • OH-08: So yeah, that happened—John Boehner's resigning. He's the first speaker of the House to depart mid-term since Newt Gingrich successfully stoked the book-buying "scandal" that forced...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) has some comforting words for soon-to-be-former Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio): I get it, man. I’ve been there. “John and I both faced the fact that there was a hardcore group,Show More Summary
John Boehner ends his career a conservative. He helped craft the Contract With America with Newt Gingrich, and stood on the right flank of the House Republican caucus for most of his career. After Barack Obama took office, Boehner immediately...Show More Summary
So yeah, that happened—John Boehner's resigning. He's the first speaker of the House to depart mid-term since Newt Gingrich successfully stoked the book-buying "scandal" that forced out Democrat Jim Wright in 1989, and the first ever, we believe, to quit mid-term for no reason other than to work on his golf game. Show More Summary
Newt Gingrich, the former House speaker and onetime Republican presidential candidate, said he is "more open" to eliminating the death penalty after hearing Pope Francis' address to Congress. "I very deeply believe we need to profoundly...Show More Summary
Last night on Hardball, MSNBC host Chris Matthews insisted, "I'm not a hater" even though there are "a couple that really get to me though," such as Dick Cheney.
Hillary Clinton’s Iowa edge is gone. In 2012, Secret Service agents were detailed to Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, and later Newt Gingrich, during the GOP primary. Sanders’ Georgia fundraiser again shows a marked difference between his campaign and those of Clinton or Bush. The poll is bad news for Clinton and could present an opening
[This is the text upon which the speech-launching the campaign was based.] Seven thousand, three hundred and three days ago, two men -- Bill Clinton and Newt Gingrich,the most powerful political figures in America at the time -- held a town hall meeting here (at the Earl M. Show More Summary
I speak with former speaker of the House, Newt Gingrich, about globalization, the current regulatory environment, and the future global economy.
In 1993, President Clinton and congressional Democrats voted to increase taxes on the wealthiest of Americans, with most of the new revenue committed to slashing the deficit. At the time, Newt Gingrich and his fellow...
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?