01/30/2012 04:29 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Newt Gingrich Outraged Over Amy Goodman's Tough Questions in 1995 About GOP's 'War on Women'

Newt Gingrich's attacks on reporters who have asked him tough questions during the 2012 Republican presidential primary may sound familiar to Democracy Now! listeners and viewers.

Watch the video below to see Amy Goodman question Gingrich about the GOP's "war on women," first in 1995 during his tenure as Speaker of the House, and again after his resignation.

Click here to see the 1995 comment by Gingrich's mother that Goodman refers to in her questions. During a nationally broadcast interview, "Eye to Eye With Connie Chung" Gingrich's mother whispered that her son thought of First Lady Hillary Clinton as a "bitch."

To watch additional reports about Newt Gingrich and other leading Republican presidential candidates, visit our Election 2012 news archive.

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