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Gingrich Says Republican Party ‘Just Doesn’t Get It’

Gingrich Says Republican Party ‘Just Doesn’t Get It’

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(ATLANTA) — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich spoke in front of a different kind of crowd Thursday — 600 people, many of whom have personally known Gingrich and his career for years. He told them he was …

Gingrich Calls Santorum ‘Big Labor Republican’

Gingrich Calls Santorum ‘Big Labor Republican’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — Newt Gingrich is spending the next couple of days on his campaign bus traveling from Tennessee to Georgia, trying to appeal for Super Tuesday votes. While Gingrich hasn’t gone after Rick Santorum…

Gingrich to Afghanistan: ‘Live Your Own Miserable Life’

Gingrich to Afghanistan: ‘Live Your Own Miserable Life’

Richard Ellis/Getty Images(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich said Monday that the unrest the United States was seeing in Afghanistan was just “the tip of the iceberg.” “We’re not going to fix A…

Gingrich: Romney Must Carry Michigan

Gingrich: Romney Must Carry Michigan

Peter Foley/Bloomberg via Getty Images(MILNER, Ga.) — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich, focused on a Super Tuesday victory, will be watching the Michigan battle between Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney on Tuesday from Georgia.At a church i…

Gingrich Makes $2.50 Gas His New Campaign Brand

Gingrich Makes $2.50 Gas His New Campaign Brand

Richard Ellis/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — In Iowa, Gingrich branded himself as the positive campaigner. In Florida, he became the Mitt Romney bulldozer. For Super Tuesday, Gingrich is trying a new route: a $2.50 gasoline promise.The Gingrich campaig…

Gingrich Calls Obama’s Embrace of Algae Energy ‘Weird’

Gingrich Calls Obama’s Embrace of Algae Energy ‘Weird’

Richard Ellis/Getty Images(FEDERAL WAY, Wash.) — Newt Gingrich has been hitting Obama’s energy speech since the president delivered it Thursday, calling the speech funny enough to be on SNL and “something worthy of Leno or Letterman.&rdquo…

Santorum SuperPAC Ties Romney and Gingrich to Obama

Santorum SuperPAC Ties Romney and Gingrich to Obama

PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The pro-Rick Santorum superPAC has released a new television ad in Ohio that seeks to tie both Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich to President Barack Obama, ABC News has learned exclusively.Titled “Obam…

White House Defends Apology to Afghanistan; Criticism from Gingrich, Palin

White House Defends Apology to Afghanistan; Criticism from Gingrich, Palin

Comstock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The White House Thursday defended President Obama’s decision to apologize for the recent incident of Koran burning at a U.S. airbase in Afghanistan, saying it was “wholly appropriate” given the &ldqu…

Front-runner Envy? Mitt Romney Claws at Rick Santorum in Arizona Debate

Front-runner Envy? Mitt Romney Claws at Rick Santorum in Arizona Debate

AFP/Getty Images(MESA, Ariz.) — The first words out of Mitt Romney’s mouth at Wednesday night’s Republican debate were a planned attack on Rick Santorum.Time and time again on stage, Romney turned to his right to label Santorum a spender of government…

Santorum, Romney Even in Popularity; Gingrich Fades to a New Low

Santorum, Romney Even in Popularity; Gingrich Fades to a New Low

Scott Olson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) – Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney have battled essentially to parity in basic popularity, far outpacing Newt Gingrich, who’s faded to a new low in the 2012 election cycle, according to a new ABC News/Washi…

Gingrich: Obama ‘Most Dangerous President in Modern American History’

Gingrich: Obama ‘Most Dangerous President in Modern American History’

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(TULSA, Okla.) — While discussing the threat of Iran Monday to a crowd of about 4,000 people at Oral Roberts University, Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich said that defeating President Obama was, “in fac…

Rick Perry to Make First Appearance with Newt Gingrich at Arizona Debate

Rick Perry to Make First Appearance with Newt Gingrich at Arizona Debate

Alex Wong/Getty Images(MESA, Ariz.) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry will appear with Newt Gingrich for the first time at the CNN debate in Mesa, Ariz., on Feb. 22, a spokesperson for Perry confirmed to ABC News.Perry will appear in the spin room with Gingrich…

Newt Gingrich’s Strategy in California

Newt Gingrich’s Strategy in California

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — When Newt Gingrich announced he would be spending the majority of the week in California it was assumed the candidate, who is low on funds, was heading west to collect money.While Gingrich’s California…

Santorum ‘Completely Misunderstands’ Modern Warfare, Gingrich Says

Santorum ‘Completely Misunderstands’ Modern Warfare, Gingrich Says

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(TULARE, Calif.) — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich said Tuesday that Rick Santorum has a “complete misunderstanding” of modern warfare.Gingrich was responding to comments Santorum made Thursday o…

Newt Gingrich Says Rick Santorum Was Right Not to Drop Out

Newt Gingrich Says Rick Santorum Was Right Not to Drop Out

Peter Foley/Bloomberg via Getty Images(PASADENA, Calif.) — Newt Gingrich, down in the polls in upcoming primary states and nationally, deflected the notion of a two-man GOP race between Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney on Monday, a day after Santorum sai…

Newt Gingrich on Obama: ‘We Know Who He Really Is’

Newt Gingrich on Obama: ‘We Know Who He Really Is’

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Newt Gingrich took the stage at CPAC Friday afternoon to a backdrop of two giant pictures of him standing in front of some of his more prominent supporters.The photo, in a bluish-grayscale, was of Gingrich at…

Romney on Tuesday’s Losses: ‘Wasn’t There to Respond’ to Attacks

Romney on Tuesday’s Losses: ‘Wasn’t There to Respond’ to Attacks

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(ATLANTA) — Mitt Romney, asked if there were any lessons learned in the wake of losing all three Republican voting contests to former Sen. Rick Santorum Tuesday night, said that he simply, “wasn’t there to respond&rd…

Gingrich Praises Clint Eastwood Superbowl Ad

Gingrich Praises Clint Eastwood Superbowl Ad

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images(CLEVELAND) — Karl Rove said he was offended by Chrysler’s Clint Eastwood halftime Super Bowl ad and other Republicans grumbled that the ad subtly promoted the interests of President Obama, who has made the bailout …

Gingrich Expects Santorum to Have ‘Pretty Good Day’ Tuesday

Gingrich Expects Santorum to Have ‘Pretty Good Day’ Tuesday

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(GOLDEN, Colo.) — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich made a condensed campaign stop in Colorado Monday, attending two events in Golden — his only effort in the state this election cycle.Gingrich also held one …

Gingrich Blasts Obama’s Birth Control Policy

Gingrich Blasts Obama’s Birth Control Policy

Jessica McGowan/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — Newt Gingrich upped his attacks against President Obama Sunday over his administration’s requirement that some religious hospitals offer co-pay-free birth control under the new health care law.Gingrich&r…

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