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GOP Leaders: Gingrich Didn't Cost State It's 'Magic'

Taylors-Wade Hampton Patch | Andrew Moore | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics

Brent Nelsen, a political science professor at Furman University in Greenville, said the allure of South Carolina, which otherwise only touts a modest...

Wronger But Stronger: GOP's New(t) Logic

Ira Chernus | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics
Ira Chernus

South Carolina evangelicals opted for Newt, they told reporters over and over, because even though he may be morally wronger than Mitt, he seems stronger. Why is "wronger but stronger" a winning formula?

Gingrich Centers Campaign on Fundamentalist Myth

Michael Hughes | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics
Michael Hughes

Based on America's damaged global standing due to financial mismanagement, unrivaled inequality and destabilizing military excursions, now is not the time for arrogance and hubris from a U.S. president.

Spiro T. Gingrich

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

Newt Gingrich's attack on what he calls "the elite media" during the South Carolina debate on Jan. 20 reminds me of another high profile Republican's ...

WATCH: Ann Coulter Rages Against Newt Gingrich And South Carolina

Posted 01.23.2012 | Media

Conservative pundit Ann Coulter laid into GOP candidate Newt Gingrich and those in South Carolina who voted for him in the state's primary on Saturday...

Newt Gingrich's Testy Interview With Fox News

Posted 01.22.2012 | Media

Before Gingrich was announced the winner of the South Carolina primary, he appeared in a testy interview with Fox News on Saturday morning. "Fox an...

SC Election: Mitt Romney Preparing For Long Haul

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney told supporters Saturday he's going to compete for every vote in every state afte...

The Daily Szep -- Newt's Problem

Paul Szep | Posted 03.21.2012 | Comedy
Paul Szep


Jon Ward

Mitt Romney Campaign Seeks To Stop Newt Gingrich's Rise In South Carolina | Jon Ward | Posted 01.18.2012 | Politics

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Mitt Romney's campaign on Wednesday deployed two former members of Congress who served with Newt Gingrich in the 1990s to hammer t...

Amanda Terkel

Palin: 'I'd Vote For Newt' In South Carolina | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.18.2012 | Politics

Newt Gingrich's campaign is touting a Fox News appearance by former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, with the headline, "If I Were A South Car...

Newt Pulls Back From Attack After Republicans Worry

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Under pressure from some in his own party, Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich on Thursday tempered his public atta...

Newt's Campaign Cuts Devastating Video

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

Newt Gingrich's campaign has compiled several of Mitt Romney's most damaging gaffes in a single web video, signaling that the campaign is willing to s...

Newt Plays Up Regional Ties In Key State

AP | SHANNON McCAFFREY | Posted 03.12.2012 | Politics

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Newt Gingrich's South Carolina strategy is pretty simple: Tear down Republican front-runner Mitt Romney with a populist pitch ...

Amanda Terkel

Judge Backing Newt Gingrich In Tough Spot | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of Newt Gingrich's most high-profile backers in South Carolina is a former judge who has been put in an awkward position by the form...

Do-Nothing Strategy Working For GOP Candidate

Mauldin Patch | Shawn Drury | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

Since he began campaigning in earnest in South Carolina, Newt Gingrich's stump speech hasn't changed very much. He refrains from criticizing his fe...

Gingrich Making Aggressive Play For Key Early State

AP | Philip Elliott And Jim Davenport | Posted 12.05.2011 | Politics

By PHILIP ELLIOTT AND JIM DAVENPORT, ASSOCIATED PRESS NEWBERRY, S.C. -- For three decades, the Republican who won South Carolina's presidential pri...

Gingrich Goes On The Offensive Against Rival

AP | Philip Elliott | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

By PHILIP ELLIOTT, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich acknowledged Monday that he isn't the perfect candidate ...

GOP Presidential Hopeful Surges In New SC Poll

Lexington Patch | Chris Winston | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, whose campaign was left for dead months ago by many, is surging in South Carolina....

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...