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Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 03/21/2012

What will it take for Newt Gingrich to quit?

The question gets at the heart of the ego, psyche and motivations that drive people vying for the presidency.

By Jena McGregor  |  12:15 PM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  election 2012, gop

Posted at 01:39 PM ET, 03/06/2012

Even after Super Tuesday, why GOP candidates will be hard pressed to step aside

It’s hard for anyone running for president to find the right moment to step aside. And for this year’s crop of candidates, it’s likely to be even harder than in the past.

By Jena McGregor  |  01:39 PM ET, 03/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  election 2012, gop, super tuesday

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 02/23/2012

Rick Santorum in one word

Just as Santorum’s staunch allegiance to his principles is helping him win fans, it can just as easily have him playing defense.

By Jena McGregor  |  01:09 PM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  rick santorum, gop, election 2012, politics

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 01/26/2012

Newt Gingrich and the word ‘grandiose’

I’m starting to think that he misunderstands the most common use of the word.

By Jena McGregor  |  11:19 AM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gop, gop race