Tag Archives: Newt Gingrich

This wacky, crazy, zany Republican primary

Most of us live primarily in the moment.  It is hard to bring historical perspective to bear on the day-to-day.  That’s why even President Obama is able to say with a straight face, as he frequently does, that his Administration has faced ‘unprecedented’ challenges.  Some (Lincoln, FDR, Grant, Truman, Ford…) might quibble, but whatever – the president is entitled to…

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Newt Gingrich Now Most Electable Republican

So says the new McClatchy-Marist poll: Newt Gingrich is the strongest Republican candidate when matched head to head against Democratic President Barack Obama, according to a McClatchy-Marist Poll released Tuesday. The former speaker of the House of Representatives is neck and neck with the incumbent president, back just 2 percentage points among registered voters. Obama leads 47 percent to…

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Why Republicans Should Unite Behind Newt Gingrich (UPDATED)

Need the one reason why Republicans should unite behind Newt Gingrich? Because the liberal, elitist media come out with silliness like photo slideshows entitled “Newt Gingrich Looking at People Condescendingly.” Even the preface is smug: Recent polls have confirmed Newt Gingrich’s emergence as a top-tier candidate in the race for the Republican presidential nomination – and it’s about…

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Who Do You Think Would Beat President Obama in a Debate?

Which Republican presidential candidate do you think has the experience to govern and could beat Obama in a debate? Buddy Roemer http://www.buddyroemer.com/vid… Ron Paul http://www.youtube.com/watch?v… Newt Gingrich http://www.youtube.com/watch_p… Herman Cain http://www.hermancain.com/vide… Michele Bachman http://www.michelebachmann.com/ Mitt Romney http://www.youtube.com/watch?v… Rick Santorum http://www.ricksantorum.com/fa… Rick Perry You’re kidding, right? John Huntsman Why? [poll id=” 432 “]…

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Is Newt All That’s Left of the Right?

After last night, I can’t imagine any GOP donor giving Rick Perry $5. Bachmann’s moment has come and gone, and no one will give Santorum (the 2012 equivalent of Sam Brownback 2008) the time of day. Huntsman won’t get traction for being too relatively moderate.  And Ron Paul isn’t going to get any more traction that he’s accumulated among “Ron…

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