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7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

My Turn: The little old man who would buy America?

" If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.


Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, Chris Christie, US Governors

12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Newta s nasty debt problem

It has been more than two years since former House speaker Newt Gingrich -- once viewed as Mitt Romney's top competition in the 2012 GOP primary -- ended his campaign.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Hillary Clinton

16 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Smart statesman vs bed-hopping Bill

IT'S TOUGH being Hillary Clinton. Her book's a flop, she's angered ordinary Americans with crass remarks about money and now her husband's sex life is a New York musical.


Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Clinton, History in the News

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Washington Post

The food stamp wave may have crested

In January 2012, Newt Gingrich made headlines by calling President Obama the "food stamp president."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Agriculture, Science

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Free Republic

Ted Cruz: 'Abolish the IRS' and station all...

Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz told a cheering crowd of conservatives Saturday night that the next U.S. president should shutter the much-maligned Internal Revenue Service and turn the agency's 110,000 employees loose to police the U.S.-Mexico border.


Related Topix: Tax, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas Government, Texas, Representative Trey Gowdy, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rick Perry, US Governors


How to take the next giant leap, some suggestions for the next president

Every anniversary of the first moon landing of Apollo 11 brings with it a lot of navel gazing and soul searching about what we have not been beyond low Earth orbit for several decades.


Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, George Bush


Silicon Valley's Libertarian revolution

SAN FRANCISCO Libertarian and conservative technology types huddled this weekend on Nancy Pelosi's home turf making big promises about what they can do to help Republicans win more elections - but also lamenting how their ideas could still get lost in the shuffle.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Barack Obama, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA


One Small Step...

Has 45 years really passed since man first stepped on the moon? I remember well that hot July Sunday night in 1969 my eyes locked on the black and white television screen after church.


Related Topix: Linton, IN, Science / Technology, Space, US Politics, US News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Free Republic

Newt Gingrich : 2014-07-16 : Open Letter -- Developing a 21st Century ...

Congratulations on your nomination to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs. As a good citizen you have agreed to take on one of the most demanding and important jobs in Washington.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Life, Veteran Affairs


CBS Political Director Dickerson Urges Lefty Sen. Elizabeth Warren to Run for POTUS

Worrying that "the Democratic contest looks like it will be a foggy, repetitive march toward Hillary Clinton" and that there needs to be a primary challenger from Hillary Clinton's left to "energize the Democratic Party's liberal base," CBS political director John Dickerson pounded out a July 17 piece at Slate.com urging the Bay State's senior ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Hillary Clinton, Florida, Florida Government

Fort Francis Times

Campaign to move polar bear grows

An online campaign to have an elderly polar bear in Argentina sent to Winnipeg's zoo is gaining momentum with former U.S. House speaker Newt Gingrich joining the call to save Arturo.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News


Gingrich: Obama in a fantasy world

Editor's note: Newt Gingrich is a co-host of CNN's "Crossfire," which airs at 6:30 p.m. ET weekdays, and author of a new book, "Breakout: Pioneers of the Future, Prison Guards of the Past, and the Epic Battle That Will Decide America's Fate."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Prison, Barack Obama, US Governors, John Hickenlooper, Joe Biden, Opinion

The Baltimore Sun

Pivoting to foreign policy, Rick Perry strikes two adversaries [Commentary]

President Obama 's yearning to become a peacetime president continues to be frustrated by the reality on the ground in the Middle East, and by Republicans ' zeal to capitalize on it politically at home.


Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, John McCain, Opinion

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Sentencing Law and Policy

Newt Gingrich saying again that "backing sensible and proven reforms...

I have long stressed my belief that many federal sentencing reform efforts can and should be viewed as a cause that ought to attract politicians and people with true conservative principles.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Prison, Senator Ted Cruz, Texas Government, Texas, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn

US News & World Report

What Newt Gingrich Gets Right About Fixing the VA

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, who remains one of the most creative minds on the American political scene, gave some pointed advice Wednesday to Robert McDonald, the president's choice to head up the beleaguered Department of Veterans Affairs.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Life, Veteran Affairs, Opinion

Slate Magazine

Run, Elizabeth, Run

Imagine there were a political movement that was against pablum in the public square, that promoted tough debates on pressing issues, that was suspicious of coronations, and cared about a presidential candidate's qualities as much as the ideas she would bring to office? This proud movement would engage all the right-thinking members of the ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Hillary Clinton

The Heritage Foundation

Remembering Richard Scaife, a Man of Ideas

Much has been written about Richard M. Scaife since his death on July 4. It isn't surprising.


Related Topix: Heritage Foundation, Charitable Organizations, US News, US Politics


Newt urges saving Arturo the bear

Former House speaker and Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich took to Facebook to muster support for a polar bear in Argentina.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Startups, Facebook

Wed Jul 16, 2014

New Statesman

The 2014 US midterms don't mean anything

The political media's handicapping of the 4 November midterm election has contributed to the impression, fostered by many partisans and commentators, that the stakes have never been higher.


Related Topix: US News, Washington Post, Publishing, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, James Inhofe, US Senate, Republican, Harry Reid, Democrat


Eric Holder Said the Obvious and that's Racism Drives the Obama Bashing

Attorney General Eric Holder finally said the obvious and that's that racism drives and has always driven the relentless bash of President Obama.


Related Topix: African-American, US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Tom Coburn, US Senate, Republican, Liberal Political News