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Newt Gingrich Lacerates Mitt Romney Saying “Gifts” Comment was “Insulting and Profoundly Wrong”

Newt Gingrich Lacerates Mitt Romney Saying “Gifts” Comment was “Insulting and Profoundly Wrong”

He’s baaaack! Newt Gingrich that is. The former presidential candidate lacerated Mitt Romney on his comment about Obama won because he gave gifts to blacks, Hispanics and young voters. Gingrich zinged Romney, telling  Evan Smith that his explanation was “insulting and profoundly wrong.”  Gingrich said, “He had enough billionaire supporters that if buying […]

Joshua Green:  Newt Gingrich is the Real “Welfare Queen,” Indolent and Undeserving

Joshua Green: Newt Gingrich is the Real “Welfare Queen,” Indolent and Undeserving

I came across an interesting article dubbing GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich the real Welfare Queen, undeserving and indolent on all fronts. Thankfully, his presidential aspirations are dissipating just as fast as his campaign funds and we won’t be subjected to his hypocritical and self-serving rhetoric.  Joshua Green:  “But Newt […]

by Janet Shan· · Newt Gingrich
More Trouble for Newt Gingrich as Think Tank Files for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Protection

More Trouble for Newt Gingrich as Think Tank Files for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Protection

Another blow to Newt Gingrich’s presidential aspirations comes as his think tank files for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection. The Center for Health Transformation, which reportedly has offices in Washington D.C., Atlanta and St. Louis, filed for bankruptcy in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Atlanta Wednesday. Download the filing here. Emory University political […]

by Janet Shan· · Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich New Campaign Strategy is to Sabotage Mitt Romney in Tampa at Republican National Convention

Newt Gingrich knows he can’t win the GOP presidential nomination, so he will do the next best thing in his mind — sabotage Mitt Romney any way he can, particularly at the Republican National Convention in Tampa. Patricia Murphy:  Newt Gingrich tipped his hand last night at “his campaign’s real strategy, […]

by Janet Shan· · Newt Gingrich
Newt Gingrich at a Loss for Words When Confronted by Wolf Blitzer on George W. Bush 2008 Apology for Koran Burning

Newt Gingrich at a Loss for Words When Confronted by Wolf Blitzer on George W. Bush 2008 Apology for Koran Burning

Republican hypocrisy — Former president George W. Bush apologized for U.S. troops burning Korans (Qurans) in 2008 and I can’t recall hearing any outrage expressed then as we are seeing with Obama’s apology, which he called “inadvertent,” for a similar action. Personally, I don’t believe Bush should have apologized in […]

by Janet Shan· · Newt Gingrich
Poll: Newt Gingrich Most Unpopular Politician in America Right Now

Poll: Newt Gingrich Most Unpopular Politician in America Right Now

GOP presidential hopeful and admitted adulterer Newt Gingrich is the most unpopular person in American politics at this time, according to The Fix. CNN/Opinion Research poll: 63% of all Americans viewed Gingrich unfavorably, compared to just 25% who saw him in a positive light. CBS News/New York Times poll: Shows a […]

by Janet Shan· · Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich Backer Rick Tyler Blames Democrats for Failing Black Community on Abortion, Education and Poverty

The racial politics continues to emanate from Newt Gingrich’s sputtering campaign. Nothing like picking on blacks to rouse whites. Rick Tyler, a senior strategist for pro-Gingrich Winning Our Future Super PAC, accused MSNBC Tuesday night of race-baiting and blamed Democrats for failing the black community on the issues of abortion, […]

by Janet Shan· · Newt Gingrich
Newt Gingrich Should Step Aside and Let Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum Battle it Out for Presidential Nomination

Newt Gingrich Should Step Aside and Let Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum Battle it Out for Presidential Nomination

End of the road for Newt Gingrich? If we could be so lucky. Dana Milbank seems to think the writing is on the wall for the erratic egomaniac. Dana Milbank on Gingrich’s Florida hijinks:  “Sunday night at a Hyatt bar in Jacksonville, Newt Gingrich approached a table of reporters to announce […]

by Janet Shan· · Newt Gingrich
Drudge Report Continues Attack on Newt Gingrich: Pat Buchanan Says Reagan White House Saw Him as a “Political Opportunist”

Drudge Report Continues Attack on Newt Gingrich: Pat Buchanan Says Reagan White House Saw Him as a “Political Opportunist”

The Drudge Report continues its attack on Newt Gingrich, linking to more Republicans unloading on the presidential hopeful. Pat Buchanan, who has credibility issues of his own, says the Reagan White House saw Newt Gingrich as a “political opportunist” and someone who was “not trusted.” Um, this is the same […]

by Janet Shan· · Newt Gingrich
Joe Scarborough: Newt Gingrich Called Reagan Approach to Soviet Union an Utter Failure, Dismissed Reaganomics

Joe Scarborough: Newt Gingrich Called Reagan Approach to Soviet Union an Utter Failure, Dismissed Reaganomics

More former colleagues of Newt Gingrich are panning his presidential aspirations on the basis of his arrogance and hypocrisy as Speaker of the House. NJ Gov. Chris Christie was right when he said the “past is prologue” in a scathing rebuke of Gingrich last weekend. Well, Joe Scarborough, host of […]

by Janet Shan· · Newt Gingrich