Newt Gingrich

Adele Impersonator Serenades Newt Gingrich at Grammys [Video]

by Jorge Rivas on Feb 14, 2012 4:54PM

An Adele impersonator re-works "Someone Like You" for Newt Gingrich.

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Gingrich's Rick Tyler Says Democrats "Abort Black Babies" [Video]

by Jorge Rivas on Feb 1, 2012 11:05AM

Rick Tyler, Newt Gingrich's former communications director who now runs his Sheldon Adelson-funded SuperPac, was a guest on "The Rachel Maddow Show" yesterday and claimed Democrats "abort black babies" and said that African Americans children need the movie "Red Tails" because they don't have any positive role models in their lives.

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Gingrich Would Support DREAMers Only if They Join the Military [Video]

by Jorge Rivas on Jan 25, 2012 2:35PM

Undocumented youth argue that they are fully capable of serving the country in many other ways

Topics: /NOW, Immigration, Newt Gingrich

For the Record: George W. Bush is the Real 'Food Stamp President'

by Jorge Rivas on Jan 23, 2012 10:53AM

Newt Gingrich claims that "more people have been put on food stamps by Barack Obama than any president in American history." He's wrong.

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Will Racist 'Food Stamp' Rhetoric Get Gingrich the Presidency? [Reader Forum]

by Channing Kennedy on Jan 23, 2012 9:05AM

Newt's been extra loud with the racist dogwhistle lately. Will it get him elected? Or is it just free advertising for his anti-poor agenda?

Topics: Newt Gingrich, Politics, GOP Primary

Gingrich Surges With Old, Familiar Ploy: Racist Attacks on Poor People

by Seth Freed Wessler on Jan 19, 2012 9:57AM

Newt Gingrich has for decades been the GOP standard bearer in using racial caricatures to demonize poor people. Food stamps were spared for a time, leaving them the last functioning part of the economic safety net. No longer.

Topics: GOP Primary, Newt Gingrich, Politics

¿Como se dice? Gingrinch Launches Spanish-Language Website

by Jorge Rivas on Dec 14, 2011 4:19PM

Newt Gingrich is the first GOP candidate to launch a Spanish-language website targeting the fastest-growing group of voters in the United States.

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Gingrich Sees Immigrants as Humans (But Not Citizens); Risks Backlash

by Julianne Hing on Nov 28, 2011 9:55AM

And considering the remarkable rightward shift the GOP's taken in recent years, that backlash could be huge.

Topics: Politics, GOP Primary, Newt Gingrich