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Gingrich Releases Lucrative Contract

AP | By BRIAN BAKST and BRETT J. BLACKLEDGE | Posted 01.25.2012 | Politics

NAPLES, Fla. -- GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich began receiving payments from Freddie Mac in 1999 under a contract that paid his consulting b...

Gingrich's Freddie Mac Contracts Released

AP | BRIAN BAKST | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. — Under pressure, Newt Gingrich arranged the release of a contract Monday night showing the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. paid hi...

Newt's Former Firm Makes Decision On Freddie Mac Contract Release

Bloomberg | Clea Benson | Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

A lawyer for a consulting firm founded by former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich said he was barring the release of a contract between the Republican...

Gingrich Now Free To Release His Freddie Mac Records

Bloomberg | Lorraine Woellert and Clea Benson | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich is free to release his contracts as an adviser to Freddie Mac (FMCC), the mortgage finance company say...

Newt Gingrich Strikes Down Mitt Romney Jab

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

Less than three weeks away from the Iowa caucuses, polls show Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney with strong holds on the top two GOP spots. Their Monday w...

Jon Ward

Romney And Paul Launch Fresh Attacks On Gingrich

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

Newt Gingrich was hit with new criticisms from two of his opponents for the Republican presidential nomination Monday, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt ...

Newt's Huge Speaking Fee Revealed

AP | By PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

BLUFFTON, S.C. -- Republican presidential contender Newt Gingrich says he didn't need to be a lobbyist after his congressional career because he was p...

Newt Gingrich Makes Shocking Comment On Child Labor Laws

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich called child labor laws "stupid" Friday in an appearance at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. ...

Arthur Delaney

Conservative Columnist Calls Gingrich 'The Classic Rental Politician'

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics

Conservative columnist George Will on Sunday roundly criticized Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich as "the classic rental politician." ...

Is Gingrich Lying Over Freddie Mac Involvement?

Andy Ostroy | Posted 01.17.2012 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

On the hot seat after soaring recently in the polls, Gingrich's defense of his actions is lame at best and unethical and duplicitous at worst.

Barney Frank Calls GOP Candidate A 'Lobbyist And Liar'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) sharply criticized former speaker of the House and Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich Wednesday, following co...

For One GOP Candidate, An Issue Of Excess Baggage

AP | NANCY BENAC | Posted 01.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Newt Gingrich is schlepping some supersized luggage along as his Republican presidential campaign takes off: He's got trunkloads of...

Zach Carter

Newt Gingrich Long Advocated Home Ownership Push Prior To A Reported Freddie Mac $1 Million Payday

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential contender Newt Gingrich has been one of the most influential conservative voices advocating the use of home owne...

'Everybody Will Dig Up Everything They Can Dig Up'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

URBANDALE, Iowa -- Rising in national polls, Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich found himself on the defensive Wednesday over huge paymen...

Gingrich 'Historian' Claim Doubted

Bloomberg | Clea Benson | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich said during a Nov. 9 debate that he earned a $300,000 fee to advise Freddie Mac as a "historian" who w...

Jason Linkins

Newt Gingrich's Freddie Mac Claims Deflated By History

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "Freddie Mac Didn't Pay $300K for History Lectures," writes David Frum on Thursday, and he pulls the relevant text from the historical r...