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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 Finds Himself On The Defense

AP | BRIAN BAKST | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. — Fresh off his big South Carolina win, Republican Newt Gingrich found himself on the defensive Monday as the volatile GOP president...

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...

Voters' Lobbyist Disclosure Enhancement Act of 2012

Dorian de Wind | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

Here is an opportunity for the American people to, with their voices and their votes, introduce and enact their own "Lobbyist Disclosure Enhancement Act of 2012" by saying "No" to this "non-lobbyist" presently running for the highest office in the land.

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. ...

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.

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...