9:23 PM, Jan 24, 2015 • By DANIEL HALPER
"The United States is losing the war with radical Islamists," Newt Gingrich told a group of conservatives at the Iowa Freedom Summit in Des Moines.
And while Gingrich skewered President Obama and his foreign policy, he said part of the problem resides with Republicans as well. "We have an elite, frankly in both parties, unwilling to tell the truth."
While many of the speakers at the Iowa event suggested they'd be running for president, Gingrich made no suggestion himself (and has previously said he won't run again in 2016).
8:37 AM, Jan 13, 2015 • By ADAM J. WHITE
As the new Congress settles in under Republican control, it can be easy to forget that Republican control of the House of Representatives is a relatively novel concept. Until Newt Gingrich's revolution swept the party into power in 1994, the GOP was accustomed to permanent-minority status.
7:03 AM, Dec 4, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Newt Gingrich, the former speaker of the House, warned that President Obama is the greatest threat fo freedom since George III. Gingrich, also a former history professor, made the comparison on Twitter.
"Our entire constitutional structure is at stake," wrote Gingrich. "This new Obama power grab is the greatest threat to freedom since King George third."
4:44 PM, Aug 13, 2014 • By MICHAEL WARREN
Former House speaker Newt Gingrich recently spoke at the American Enterprise Institute about a new way to think about caring for America's veterans. Gingrich argues the federal bureaucracy that has failed in the case of the Department of Veterans Affairs hospital scandal can be replaced with technology-driven reforms.
You can watch the full speech below:
7:39 AM, Aug 6, 2014 • By MICHAEL WARREN
Former House speaker Newt Gingrich told radio host Laura Ingraham Tuesday that if President Barack Obama proceeds to amnesty thousands of illegal immigrants through executive order, Republicans should make the case against such a move the party's "number one" campaign issue for the 2014 midterm elections.
Former House speaker urges Congress to hold hearings on guns in Chicago.9:29 AM, Jan 15, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Former House speaker Newt Gingrich talked about gun control this morning on CBS:
11:59 AM, Oct 28, 2012 • By MICHAEL WARREN
On Sunday's political talk shows, several Republicans criticized the Obama administration's response to the September 11, 2012, terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya. Here's Senator John McCain of Arizona on CBS's Face the Nation:
10:26 AM, Oct 28, 2012 • By MICHAEL WARREN
On ABC News's This Week, former House speaker Newt Gingrich suggested the White House's response to the Benghazi terrorist attack will continue to hurt Barack Obama's reelection campaign.
7:00 PM, Aug 30, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
Here are the prepared remarks of Newt and Callista Gingrich, which will be delivered together after the Ronald Reagan tribute at the Republican convention:
CALLISTA: Thank you for that warm welcome. What a wonderful tribute to President Reagan, and the spirit of the American people.
11:44 AM, Jul 2, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
Newt Gingrich issued a warning, based on the destructive storms that hit the Washington, D.C. area over the weekend, on Twitter:
And, later, the former Republican presidential candidate added:
7:28 AM, May 3, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
Steve Hayes, with Mara Liasson and Charles Krauthammer, last night on Fox News:
3:55 PM, Apr 10, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
Newt Gingrich is using Rick Santorum's announcement that the former Pennsylvania senator is suspending his presidential campaign to make a last ditch effort at becoming the Republican nominee--by drawing a contrast with front runner Mitt Romney.