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Newt Gingrich for President

Team Newt Had Been Increasingly Concerned Candidate's Expensive Taste Could Become Liability

The Washington Post | Carol D. Leonnig | Posted 08.31.2011 | Politics

Employees of presidential candidate Newt Gingrich grew increasingly concerned in recent years about their boss's purchases from luxury jeweler Tiffany...

Newt Undeterred By Campaign Upheaval

Posted 08.22.2011 | Politics

(AP) ATLANTA — Newt Gingrich on Wednesday brushed aside continuing upheaval in his presidential campaign, noting that Republican hero Ronald Reagan ...

Newt Gingrich Tiffany's Controversy Revived

Posted 08.21.2011 | Politics

In the wake of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich coming under scrutiny for a debt he and his wife owed to Tiffany & Co. in 2005 and 2006, a spokesman...

Gingrich Campaign Finance Team Jumps Ship

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.21.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA -- Newt Gingrich's top two fundraising advisers resigned on Tuesday, and officials said the Republican candidate's hobbling presidential campa...

Newt Gingrich -- Don't Count Him Out So Fast

Lanny Davis | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics
Lanny Davis

I think Newt Gingrich has just as good, if not better, a chance as John McCain to make a similar comeback, for several reasons.

Newt Gingrich: 'I Feel Liberated'

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said during an appearance on Fox News on Tuesday night that he feels "liberated" by the mass exodus of staffers fro...

Newt Gingrich: Repeal Dodd-Frank Consumer Protection Law

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics

CONCORD, N.H. - Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich says his presidential campaign will be a grass-roots effort focused on replacing, rather than tweak...

Newt Gingrich Charity Paid Cash To Gingrich For-Profit Business

ABC News | Matthew Mosk, Brian Ross & Angela Hill | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics

A non-profit charity founded by Newt Gingrich to promote freedom, faith and free enterprise also served as another avenue to promote Gingrich's politi...

Where Gingrich 2012 Campaign Stands Following Mass Exodus, Rocky Rollout

AP/The Huffington Post | SHANNON McCAFFREY | Posted 08.10.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA — Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is blaming a mass resignation from his presidential campaign on a "strategic difference" concerning wha...

Senior Aides On Gingrich Presidential Campaign Resign En Masse

AP/The Huffington Post | DAVID ESPO and SHANNON McCAFFREY | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich's campaign manager, senior strategists and key aides in early delegate-selection states al...

Good News For Herman Cain And Bad News For Newt

The Atlanta Journal Constitution | Jim Galloway | Posted 08.04.2011 | Politics

Newt Gingrich's favorite-son strategy isn't working out so well in Georgia, according to a quick InsiderAdvantage/Channel 2 Action News poll released ...

Newt Gingrich Tumbles: Assessing The Damage

The Washington Post | Chris Cillizza & Aaron Blake | Posted 08.01.2011 | Politics

Two weeks removed from a political meltdown over his critique of Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan's budget plan, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is beginni...

Newt Gingrich Defiant Over Tiffany's Account

Posted 07.25.2011 | Politics

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (Reuters) - Republican presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich, facing criticism over a large charge account he held at upscale j...

Newt Sets South Carolina Visit In Wake Of Nikki Haley's Fiery Criticism

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.23.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich will make his first appearance in early-primary state South Carolina since officiall...

Obama Campaign Adviser: 'Unless It's Palin Or Gingrich, We Expect Very Close Race'

The Washington Post | Karen Tumulty & Dan Balz | Posted 07.23.2011 | Politics

Said one adviser to the Obama reelection campaign, who spoke on the condition of anonymity: "Through the process of winning that nomination, they will...

Paul Ryan: Newt Gingrich 'Inaccurate' On Medicare Plan

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.22.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The architect of the House Republican plan for overhauling Medicare says presidential candidate Newt Gingrich's critical description of...

The Republican Primary Gets Poetic

John Lundberg | Posted 07.20.2011 | Media
John Lundberg

The 2012 Republican primary has produced its first work of art, in the form of a wacky, testosterone-laced missive from the Gingrich campaign.

Gingrich Addresses Rocky Start To Presidential Campaign

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics

WATERLOO, Iowa — Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich says he's not surprised that the first week of his formal campaign for the Republican presiden...

WATCH: Newt Gingrich Refuses To Answer Question On Tiffany's Bill

Posted 07.18.2011 | Politics

Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich declined to offer an explanation when asked about a questionable Tiffany & Co. bill during an appearance on Fox N...

Newt Gingrich Apologizes

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.17.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich has apologized to congressman Paul Ryan for criticizing his proposal to overhaul Medicare....

Sam Stein

Newt Gingrich's Flame-Out Says As Much About Campaigns As About The Former Speaker

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The very sharp and largely negative reaction to Newt Gingrich's first days on the presidential campaign trail say as much about the requ...

WATCH: Newt Gingrich Called 'An Embarrassment' By Iowan

Posted 07.17.2011 | Politics

During a trip to the key early primary state of Iowa, newly-minted Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich was confronted by a voter unhappy w...

WATCH: Newt Gingrich Assesses GOP Presidential Field

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich says he is very serious about seeking the presidency, but he's laughing off any suggestion that he cou...

Newt Gingrich Launches Presidential Campaign

Posted 07.11.2011 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich announced the launch of a presidential campaign for the next election cycle on Wednesday. Gingrich wrote in a tw...

Newt Gingrich — Serious Candidate Or Sideshow?

The Washington Post | Chris Cillizza | Posted 07.10.2011 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich has always been a divisive figure -- even within the Republican party. So, it's not all that surprising that Gingri...