Newt Gingrich http://www.kunc.org en Gingrich: Most GOP Lawmakers Have 'Zero' Ideas On Health Care http://www.kunc.org/post/gingrich-most-gop-lawmakers-have-zero-ideas-health-care <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2i1JOFIO3s</p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 11:32:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 48375 at http://www.kunc.org Gingrich: Most GOP Lawmakers Have 'Zero' Ideas On Health Care Gingrich Cautions GOP About 'Overreach' On Scandals http://www.kunc.org/post/gingrich-cautions-gop-about-overreach-scandals Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, who was front-and-center during the Republican-led <a href="http://www.npr.org/news/national/hearings.html" target="_blank">impeachment of President Clinton in 1998</a>, is cautioning his GOP colleagues about the risk of appearing to be too eager as they dig into the scandals now dogging the Obama administration.<p>"I think we overreached in '98 — how's that for a quote you can use?" Gingrich told NPR's Mara Liasson for a <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/05/17/184700646/obama-moves-aggressively-into-damage-control-mode" target="_blank">story on Friday's broa Fri, 17 May 2013 12:54:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 44442 at http://www.kunc.org Gingrich Cautions GOP About 'Overreach' On Scandals Bloomberg: Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum Talked About A 2012 'Unity Ticket' http://www.kunc.org/post/bloomberg-newt-gingrich-rick-santorum-talked-about-2012-unity-ticket Yes the 2012 elections have been combed over a thousand times. But what's one more detail, right?<p>Today, <a href="http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-03-22/the-secret-gingrich-santorum-unity-ticket-that-nearly-toppled-romney">Bloomberg reports</a> that were it not for egos, Mitt Romney could have been toppled by a conservative "unity ticket" featuring Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 17:45:00 +0000 41913 at http://www.kunc.org Bloomberg: Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum Talked About A 2012 'Unity Ticket' Todd Akin Bets He Still Has A Chance http://www.kunc.org/post/todd-akin-bets-he-still-has-chance Say what you want about Rep. Todd Akin, he's no quitter.<p>Tuesday is the last day Akin can remove his name from the Missouri ballot as the Republican nominee for Senate. As the deadline approached, he made it clear he has no intention of dropping out.<p>"For about the hundredth time or so, I am in this race," Akin said at a news conference Monday at the Amtrak station in Kirkwood, a suburb of St. Louis. Mon, 24 Sep 2012 20:18:00 +0000 34113 at http://www.kunc.org Todd Akin Bets He Still Has A Chance The Next Act For Newt Gingrich? It Could Be A TV Talk Show http://www.kunc.org/post/next-act-newt-gingrich-it-could-be-tv-talk-show After serving as speaker of the House, publishing several historical novels and running for president, what's next for Newt Gingrich?<p>One possible third act, Gingrich told NPR staffers on Friday, could be sharing a television studio with his wife, Callista.<p>"We're kind of intrigued with the idea of doing a daily show, which would change our lives pretty dramatically," Gingrich said. Fri, 10 Aug 2012 21:30:00 +0000 31940 at http://www.kunc.org The Next Act For Newt Gingrich? It Could Be A TV Talk Show