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.
The last Republican nominating contest was dominated by a succession of increasingly pathetic protest candidates — Michele Bachmann, Herman Cain, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum — serving as placeholders with whom conservative activists could register their amorphous rage. The experience has instilled justifiable caution among reporters, some of whom (myself included)... More »
The Wall Street Journal had to issue an "amplification" to a Newt Gingrich op-ed after it was revealed the paper failed to disclose Gingrich's financial ties to a group involved in the piece's subject. A PR firm associated with Gingrich...Show More Summary
The Wall Street Journal published an op-ed by Newt Gingrich attacking the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and promoting the U.S. Consumer Coalition without disclosing that the anti-CFPB group employs him as a paid adviser. Show More Summary
In some cases — Newt Gingrich and Herman Cain most obviously in the last cycle — no-hope presidential candidates are essentially running a grift, trying to build their personal brands and sell books or get themselves Fox News sinecures or whatever. Some are ideological true believers trying to draw attention to issues — your Ron […]
That’s the title of a symposium that the Federalist published after the Obergefell ruling. It included mini-opeds from a range of people on both sides of the debate, including Newt Gingrich and Mike Lee. Here was my contribution: Just because today’s opinion was expected by nearly everyone doesn’t make it any less momentous. Show More Summary
Dayummmm, Siri! The infamous Apple product voice assistant isn't taking any sht from anybody, crushing people who ask it one simple question. [ Video: LOL! Watch Newt Gingrich Review The Apple Watch! ] "Hey Siri," you might ask, "what is zero divided by zero?" The answer won't shock you (it's zero, math nerds), but the delivery will: Um, THAT [...]
Chris Farley was known for his hilarious portrayals of the likes of an energetic motivational speaker, a Chippendale’s dancer, a lunch lady, Jerry Garcia, Meat Loaf and Newt Gingrich on SNL; he’s also known for having died — like SNL cast member John Belushi — at the young age of 33 of a drug overdose. Show More Summary
Atlanta Police yesterday arrested ATV riders and dirt bikers who were participating in a group ride on Moreland Avenue and Boulevard. APD says more details should be available today. Newt Gingrich, the former U.S. House Speaker who has...Show More Summary
During an appearance on Meet the Press, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said that as a result of the liberal media there are certain issues that Republicans cannot run on and expect to win.
“Most Republicans look at what’s happening and think we’re watching a new stage of left-wing nuttiness. It’s just surreal.” — Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R), quoted by the Washington Post.
The Daily Beast looks at a new play based on early 20th century actors who helped police entrap gay men having sex. Newt Gingrich reviews the Apple Watch for Mashable. “At the moment, the Apple Watch seems best suited for busy people who need… The post News: Loretta Lynch, South Carolina, Jesus, Ghostbusters, Jessica Lange appeared first on Towleroad.
It turns out the one-time presidential candidate is surprisingly tech-savvy.
It’s Friday, which makes it a totally appropriate time for a former house speaker’s first byline to appear on the digital pages of Mashable. Newt Gingrich test drives the Apple Watch. And there’s a video. Here it is: my first tech review for @mashable. Show More Summary
When the Verge ran its Apple Watch review in April, the site called it the "definitive" review. And it basically was. Other sites did extensive testing of the watch and contributed important insights, but the Verge piece was plenty. The only people it didn't serve were those who don't particularly give a crap about the Apple Watch. Show More Summary
In case you haven’t seen it, Mashable has published a review of the Apple Watch written by former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich. Many people who thought that this would just be a cheap clickbait gimmick have come away surprised at how smart and insightful Gingrich’s review is about the device. Show More Summary
“Did you hear what Newt Gingrich said about the Apple Watch?” sounds like the opening line to a Stephen Colbert joke. In fact, it’s a genuine question, since the former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives and “keen observer of … Read more ›
Nothing says young and hip more than former Speaker of the House and failed Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich. So obviously Mashable hired him to do their review of the Apple Watch! As ridiculous as that sounds, it feels even more so for Newt! As he says, wearing it tells everyone he knows he's "either 12 or a [...]