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Gingrich Says He Has ‘No Reason to Get Out of the Race’

Gingrich Says He Has ‘No Reason to Get Out of the Race’Richard Ellis/Getty Images(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich told ABC News that he has “no reason to get out of the race for Mitt Romney” and that him staying in the race would not be bad for the Republica...

GOP Candidates Get Ready to Face Off in Alabama, Mississippi

GOP Candidates Get Ready to Face Off in Alabama, MississippiChip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The long slog that the Republican presidential primary has become will swing through the Deep South on Tuesday when voters in Alabama and Mississippi head to the polls, but a decisive result of any kind seem...

Gingrich Dubs Romney ‘Weakest’ GOP Front-Runner in 90 Years

Gingrich Dubs Romney ‘Weakest’ GOP Front-Runner in 90 YearsJessica McGowan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Newt Gingrich may be the most authentic, grits-eating Southerner in the GOP primary race, but don’t expect any Southern hospitality from the Georgia native.As the Republican race heads south for the Ala...

Newt Gingrich Knows What It Takes to Be Southern

Newt Gingrich Knows What It Takes to Be SouthernJessica McGowan/Getty Images(DOTHAN, Ala.) — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich accused Mitt Romney on Saturday of pandering to Southern voters, while adding a few “aint’s” and some colorful colloquial phrases to hi...

Rick Santorum Takes Strong Lead in Kansas Caucus

Rick Santorum Takes Strong Lead in Kansas CaucusBrendan Smialowski/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- With 32 percent of precincts reporting, Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum is the projected winner of the Kansas caucus, according to early poll results Saturday. With more than three-quarters o...

Gingrich Adds Leon Panetta to His List of People Who Should Resign

Gingrich Adds Leon Panetta to His List of People Who Should ResignRichard Ellis/Getty Images(GULFPORT, Miss.) -- The list keeps growing of national leaders presidential candidate Newt Gingrich wants to resign, or fire.On Friday, Gingrich told a crowd at a campaign stop in Gulfport that Leon Panetta should resign.&ldq...

When the Speaker Speaks: Paid Gigs Await Newt

When the Speaker Speaks: Paid Gigs Await NewtJessica McGowan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Newt Gingrich’s campaign might be on the brink, but no one should worry about the former House speaker if he doesn’t win the nomination. He can return to a life of high-paid speaking gigs.Gingrich...

Gingrich Team Braces for Possible Last Stand

Gingrich Team Braces for Possible Last StandJessica McGowan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Nobody knows what Newt Gingrich is thinking, but as calls for him to quit the race begin to pile up, his campaign is preparing for a strong fight in two primaries on Tuesday.The primaries are in Alabama and M...

Gingrich Campaign Shifts Focus to ‘Must-Win’ Alabama, Mississippi

Gingrich Campaign Shifts Focus to ‘Must-Win’ Alabama, MississippiRichard Ellis/Getty Images(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- After sending out a five stop schedule for campaigning in Kansas on Tuesday, the Newt Gingrich campaign said Wednesday they will no longer campaign in the state and will focus all efforts on Mississippi a...

Santorum Pushes Hard for Kansas; Won’t Call on Gingrich to Quit Race

Santorum Pushes Hard for Kansas; Won’t Call on Gingrich to Quit RaceJustin Sullivan/Getty Images(LENEXA, Kan.) -- Rick Santorum, fresh off a strong Super Tuesday, told reporters in Kansas that though he “wanted” Newt Gingrich out of the race, his supporters, not he, had called on the former speaker to drop ...

Romney Rebounds Among Conservatives; Continues to Face Challenges

Romney Rebounds Among Conservatives; Continues to Face ChallengesBill Pugliano/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Mitt Romney’s rebounded among strong conservatives since his wins in the Michigan and Arizona primaries, potentially bolstering his prospects in the race for the Republican nomination.  But he and his ...

Super Tuesday: The 10-State Voting Extravaganza

Super Tuesday: The 10-State Voting ExtravaganzaChip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Mitt Romney is in a solid position heading into Super Tuesday, poised to win at least four states by wide margins.In Idaho, Massachusetts, Vermont and Virginia, Romney is expected to gather large swaths of th...

Gingrich Says Romney Won’t Be the Nominee If He Can’t Win the South

Gingrich Says Romney Won’t Be the Nominee If He Can’t Win the SouthRichard Ellis/Getty Images(CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.) -- On the eve of Super Tuesday, Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich spent the day flying around Tennessee hoping for a victory in the state as well as in his home state of Georgia.At the last e...

Cain Predicts Gingrich Will Do Better Than Anticipated

Cain Predicts Gingrich Will Do Better Than AnticipatedJustin Sullivan/Getty Images(CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.) -- After a day of campaigning in Oklahoma, former presidential candidate Herman Cain stopped by Newt Gingrich’s last rally of the day in Chattanooga to excite voters to go to the polls Tuesday.In a...

Romney Swipes at Gingrich’s Gas Price Promise

Romney Swipes at Gingrich’s Gas Price PromiseRichard Ellis/Getty Images(SNELLVILLE, Ga.) -- Mitt Romney took an indirect swipe at GOP rival Newt Gingrich on Sunday during an appearance in the former speaker’s home state of Georgia, telling a crowd of hundreds that he won’t “pand...

Newt Gingrich: Obama’s Goal Is ‘$8 or $9 a Gallon’ Gas

Newt Gingrich: Obama’s Goal Is ‘$8 or $9 a Gallon’ GasRichard Ellis/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich chided the Obama administration on Sunday morning, saying the president has “a goal getting us to pay European-level prices” for gas.“This president and ...

Newt Gingrich: Mitt Romney Not a ‘Convincing’ Frontrunner

Newt Gingrich: Mitt Romney Not a ‘Convincing’ FrontrunnerNicholas KammAFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich slammed Mitt Romney on Sunday morning, calling him a “not a very convincing frontrunner” on This Week.“He is a long way from having closed out this ra...

Gingrich Won’t Criticize Limbaugh, Calls Obama Opportunistic

Gingrich Won’t Criticize Limbaugh, Calls Obama OpportunisticRichard Ellis/Getty Images(HAMILTON, Ohio) -- Newt Gingrich avoided criticizing Rush Limbaugh for publicly assailing Sandra Fluke over her testimony to Congress advocating for health insurance companies to cover birth control, but he was quick to attac...

Gingrich Campaign Launches Santorum Attack Robo-call in Two States

Gingrich Campaign Launches Santorum Attack Robo-call in Two StatesPeter Foley/Bloomberg via Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich is hunkering down in the trenches of the Southern battleground for Super Tuesday with a robo-call attacking Rick Santorum for being a “big labor co...

Gingrich Calls for Firing of Energy Secretary Steve Chu

Gingrich Calls for Firing of Energy Secretary Steve ChuUS Department of Energy(WOODSTOCK, Ga.) -- Newt Gingrich, who sealed his $2.50 gas promise by adding two large “Newt 2012″ gas logos to his campaign bus, called Thursday for the firing of President Obama’s secretary of energy, Steven ...

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