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GOP Sees the World Through Google Glass

GOP Sees the World Through Google Glass

David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — This week’s Republican House meeting was a little more exciting than weeks past, and it wasn’t just because of what was on the agenda.At the request of the GOP, Google representati…

Newt Gingrich: ‘I’ll Take a Paul Ryan Position’ on the Possibility of a Political Run

Newt Gingrich: ‘I’ll Take a Paul Ryan Position’ on the Possibility of a Political Run

ABC/Donna Svennevik(NEW YORK) — Former House Speaker and 2012 GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich discussed his relationship with the Clintons, the battle over the sequester, and the possibility of him running for office again in a web exclusive …

Gingrich, Santorum on Women in Combat: Infections, Emotions

Gingrich, Santorum on Women in Combat: Infections, Emotions

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Wednesday’s announcement that women will be allowed to serve in combat was hardly the first time the subject has come up.When it cropped up during the Clinton administration, it drew opposition from the…

Republicans Express Skepticism Following Obama’s Address

Republicans Express Skepticism Following Obama’s Address

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Given the statements made about President Obama’s second inaugural address, it appears that he won’t have an easy go of it with GOP lawmakers this term either.Some prominent Republicans lawmakers criticized Obama’s inaugur…

Errant Email to Newt Gingrich Supporters Says ‘Obama Is Going to Win’

Errant Email to Newt Gingrich Supporters Says ‘Obama Is Going to Win’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — An email message mistakenly sent to Newt Gingrich’s list serve Thursday morning told subscribers that President Obama would no doubt win in 2012 and that they should be more worried about Obama’s winning in …

Newt Gingrich: Richard Mourdock’s Comments Reflect Position of ‘Virtually Every Catholic’ in the U.S.

Newt Gingrich: Richard Mourdock’s Comments Reflect Position of ‘Virtually Every Catholic’ in the U.S.

Richard Ellis/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Sunday morning on “This Week,” former House Speaker Newt Gingrich defended the controversial comments made by Richard Mourdock, in which he suggested that pregnancies resulting from rape were “i…

Joe Biden Channels Newt Gingrich to Attack Ryan’s Budget

Joe Biden Channels Newt Gingrich to Attack Ryan’s Budget

ABC News(SUN CITY CENTER, Fla.) — While going for the jugular on Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget plans, Vice President Joe Biden borrowed words from former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, who’d called the Wisconsin congressman’s budget proposa…

Newt Gingrich to Fundraise for Todd Akin

Newt Gingrich to Fundraise for Todd Akin

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call(ST. LOUIS) — Newt Gingrich will be in St. Louis on Monday, fundraising for Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin, a source close to the former House speaker confirmed.“If the Akin campaign can use his appearance to reach ou…

Newt Gingrich to Fundraise for Todd Akin

Newt Gingrich to Fundraise for Todd Akin

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call(ST. LOUIS) — Newt Gingrich will be in St. Louis on Monday, fundraising for Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin, a source close to the former House speaker confirmed.“If the Akin campaign can use his appearance to reach ou…

Newt Gingrich to Fundraise for Todd Akin

Newt Gingrich to Fundraise for Todd Akin

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call(ST. LOUIS) — Newt Gingrich will be in St. Louis on Monday, fundraising for Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin, a source close to the former House speaker confirmed.“If the Akin campaign can use his appearance to reach ou…

Rahm Emanuel: Gingrich Comments on Clinton DNC Speech ‘Ridiculous’

Rahm Emanuel: Gingrich Comments on Clinton DNC Speech ‘Ridiculous’

Scott Olson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said it was “ridiculous” for New Gingrich to say that having former President Clinton speak Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., was an &l…

Fact Check: Obama ‘Gutted’ Welfare Reform, Gingrich Says

Fact Check: Obama ‘Gutted’ Welfare Reform, Gingrich Says

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(TAMPA, Fla.) — Newt Gingrich, speaking alongside his wife, Callista, Thursday night in Tampa, Fla., revived the Romney camp’s claims that the Obama administration had “gutted” welfare reform by offering w…

Newt Gingrich Says at ‘Newt U,’ History Will Be Toughest Grader

Newt Gingrich Says at ‘Newt U,’ History Will Be Toughest Grader

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Newt Gingrich has been given a role at the Republican National Convention that he says he loves to play: professor.  The RNC declared four days of courses — being labeled as “Newt University” — to be g…

Newt Gingrich: Do Not Trust CBO or State Department

Newt Gingrich: Do Not Trust CBO or State Department

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich on Sunday defended the Paul Ryan budget with an attack on the credibility of the Congressional Budget Office, and endorsed Mitt Romney’s foreign po…

Newt Gingrich: Do Not Trust CBO or State Department

Newt Gingrich: Do Not Trust CBO or State Department

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich on Sunday defended the Paul Ryan budget with an attack on the credibility of the Congressional Budget Office, and endorsed Mitt Romney’s foreign po…

Mitt Romney Better Move to Right, Says Tea Party

Mitt Romney Better Move to Right, Says Tea Party

Douglas Graham/Roll Call(WASHINGTON) — The Texas victory of Ted Cruz, a young Tea Party-backed Republican over an establishment candidate vying for a Senate seat, has already so emboldened the insurgent conservative movement that activists are warning…

Mitt Romney Better Move to Right, Says Tea Party

Mitt Romney Better Move to Right, Says Tea Party

Douglas Graham/Roll Call(WASHINGTON) — The Texas victory of Ted Cruz, a young Tea Party-backed Republican over an establishment candidate vying for a Senate seat, has already so emboldened the insurgent conservative movement that activists are warning…

Gingrich Contradicts Trump, Says Obama Was Born in Hawaii

Gingrich Contradicts Trump, Says Obama Was Born in Hawaii

Peter Foley/Bloomberg via Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — Former presidential candidate Newt Gingrich said Tuesday that he believes President Obama was born in Hawaii, despite the birther controversy perpetuated by Donald Trump ahead of a high-dollar fundra…

Newt Gingrich-Bound Georgia Delegates Sit in Waiting

Newt Gingrich-Bound Georgia Delegates Sit in Waiting

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich won 52 Georgia delegates in March. Even though he dropped from the race, those bound delegates must vote for Gingrich this summer at the Republican Nati…

Gingrich Owed $4.78M When He Suspended Campaign, Report Finds

Gingrich Owed $4.78M When He Suspended Campaign, Report Finds

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — By the time he announced his plans to suspend his campaign in late April, Newt Gingrich owed $4.78 million, according to his FEC filing for April, released Sunday.The Gingrich campaign had just $806,960 cash…

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