She The People: Gingrich


Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 09/28/2012

The presidential debate: Don’t forget, Romney and Obama, that sticking to the script can be lethal, too

SHE THE PEOPLE | All that would really mean is we’d get yet another volley of talking points we’ve already heard ad nauseum.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  11:17 AM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Kitty Dukakis, Michael Dukakis, Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Rick Perry

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 09/22/2012

Has Akin changed his views on earmarks for cash?

A super PAC could add $250,000 to his campaign in his race against Claire McCaskill.

By Diana Reese  |  01:53 PM ET, 09/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Todd Akin, legitimate rape, Missouri Senate race, Newt Gingrich, Rick Tyler, Senate Conservatives Fund, Jim DeMint

Posted at 07:06 PM ET, 07/05/2012

Ann Romney’s killer rhetoric

Goodness, madam, didn’t we agree to demilitarize the language of politics after Gabby Giffords was shot last year?

By Melinda Henneberger  |  07:06 PM ET, 07/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ann Romney, Mitt Romney, CBS interview, newt Gingrich, Rick Perry, Barack Obama

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Michele Bachmann steps up to the endorsement plate

Rep. Michele Bachmann steps up to endorse Mitt Romney. When will Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum get on that stage?

By Sandra Fish  |  02:13 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michele Bachmann, Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, Rick Perry, 2012 Presidential race, GOP nomination

Posted at 07:59 PM ET, 04/24/2012

Newt and Callista Gingrich meet the life of Billy Graham

Gingrich expressed displeasure that presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney has moved to a “general election speech,” saying it was “insulting” to those who have yet to vote in upcoming contests.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  07:59 PM ET, 04/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newt gingrich, mitt romney, callista gingrich, billy graham library, franklin graham, obama, amendment one, Republicans

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 04/18/2012

Mitt Romney, hounded still by the ghost of Seamus

Despite the efforts of his wife, the dog whisperer.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  01:00 PM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ann romney, seamus, newt gingrich, pets

Posted at 11:06 PM ET, 03/22/2012

Is Romney’s Etch a Sketch carved in stone?

Lies we forgive, but the truth we punish.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  11:06 PM ET, 03/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich, etch a sketch, Eric Fehrnstrom, GOP primary, euthanasia, Barack Obama

Posted at 07:57 AM ET, 03/08/2012

The pillbox primary

The candidate’s wives must do what their husbands cannot — come across as trustworthy, relatable, and aware that the 21st century started a while ago.

By Patricia Murphy  |  07:57 AM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  GOP primary, Newt Gingrich, Callista Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Karen Santorum, Mitt Romney, Ann Romney, Rush Limbaugh, contraception, women's vote, women voters'

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 02/22/2012

A Murphy Brown moment in Arizona debate?

Would a debate moderator ask the hopefuls about sitcom reproductive “lifestyle choices?”

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  07:37 PM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John King, Rick Santorum, New Gingrich, GOP debates

Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 02/11/2012

Callista Gingrich talks up Newt at CPAC

“When we decided to run, we knew there would be tough stories from the media as well as hurtful attacks from some of our opponents,” she said.

By Annie Groer  |  02:23 PM ET, 02/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Newt Gingrich, Callista Gingrich, CPAC

Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 02/02/2012

Do you know the muffin man? (Hint: he’s running for president)

There he was, carrying breakfast to the Mrs.

By Karen Tumulty  |  03:43 PM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Newt Gingrich, Callista Gingrich, Florida primary, GOP primary, Jacksonville

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 02/02/2012

Colorado Republicans explain their presidential picks

“Colorado’s kind of a Romney state,” one voter said.

By Sandra Fish  |  09:56 AM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Ron Paul, GOP primary, Colorado caucuses, tea party, Herman Cain, Nevada primary

Posted at 03:16 AM ET, 02/01/2012

Florida women dump Newt

Were they just too mature for him?

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  03:16 AM ET, 02/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gingrich, Florida Republican primary, women voters

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 01/31/2012

Newt Gingrich: Against racial dog whistles before he was for them

Back in 1988, he had some excellent advice for his party.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  02:12 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Newt Gingrich, race, food stamp president, Barack Obama, race, Rick Santorum, Ron Paul, GOP primary, '08 Democratic primary, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton