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Political Flip-Flops Proving Fashionable In Congress, On The Trail

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 07.24.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Political flip-flops are in fashion these days, in red and in blue, from the White House to the Congress to the 2012 campaigns for ...

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...

Newt and Paul Ryan

Jeff Danziger | Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


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: Democrats Pounce On Gingrich Medicare Controversy

Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics

The Democratic National Committee is out with a new web ad taking aim at the fallout from critical remarks presidential candidate Newt Gingrich recent...

The Ryan Budget Acid Test

Chris Weigant | Posted 07.18.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The Republican Party has now made supporting the Ryan budget its acid test for 2012. By forcing the issue in such a major way with Gingrich, the message to the rest of the Republican candidates is loud and clear: "Support the Ryan plan -- or else."

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....

Lucia Graves

House Republicans Face Backlash At Home Over Medicare Vote | Lucia Graves | Posted 07.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans returning to their districts on Monday faced harsh criticism for voting to turn Medicare, the federal health care pro...

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...

Medicare Revamp Exposes Divisions Within GOP

The Wall Street Journal | Naftali Bendavid & Jonathan Weisman | Posted 07.17.2011 | Politics

Newt Gingrich's dismissal of the House Republican plan to overhaul Medicare provoked a rebuttal from the proposal's author, Rep. Paul Ryan, highlighti...

Paul Ryan Responds To Gingrich's Criticism Of Medicare Plan

AP | TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 07.16.2011 | Politics

CHICAGO — U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan said Monday that Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich does not fully understand a GOP proposal to turn ...

Elise Foley

Newt Gingrich: Ryan Medicare Plan Is 'Too Big A Jump' | Elise Foley | Posted 10.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich distanced himself on Sunday from a House GOP plan to make cuts to Medicare, calling it ...

Newt Gingrich Warns Medicare Reform 'A Dangerous Political Exercise'

The New York Times | Carl Hulse & Jeff Zeleny | Posted 06.12.2011 | Politics

Newt Gingrich, a former House speaker exploring a bid for the Republican presidential nomination, said proposing a major overhaul of entitlement progr...