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NameNewt Gingrich
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Born June 17, 1943
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InfoNewton Leroy Gingrich (McPherson)

born in Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa., June 17, 1943; attended school at various military installations; graduated from Baker High School, Columbus, Ga., 1961; B.A., Emory University, Atlanta, Ga., 1965; M.A., Tulane University, New Orleans, La., 1968; Ph.D., same university, 1971; teacher, West Georgia College, Carrollton, 1970-1978; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-sixth and to the nine succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1979-January 3, 1999); minority whip (One Hundred First through One Hundred Third Congresses); Speaker of the House (One Hundred Fourth and One Hundred and Fifth Congresses).


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Winning The Future: A 21st Century Contract with America  Purchase Picimpalious 
To Try Men's Souls: A Novel of George Washington and the Fight for American Freedom  Purchase RP 
To Save America: Stopping Obama's Secular-Socialist Machine  Purchase RP 
Rediscovering God in America: Reflections on the Role of Faith in Our Nation's History  Purchase RP 
Real Change: The Fight for America's Future  Purchase RP 
Gettysburg: A Novel of the Civil War  Purchase RP 
Days of Infamy  Purchase RP 

EVENTS
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jul 21, 2013 11:00am Statement Gingrich: Gangs Have Increased By 40 Percent Since Obama Was Elected  Article RP 
Feb 13, 2013 02:00pm News Newt Gingrich: Bill Clinton’s State of the Union ‘resignation’  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Dec 20, 2012 12:00pm News Newt Gingrich Says It's Time To Accept The Reality Of Gay Marriage  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Nov 01, 2012 01:00pm Oops Errant Gingrich Email: 'Obama Is Going to Win'  Article RP 
Sep 26, 2012 11:25am News Gingrich disparages Obama, calls him 'not a real president'  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jun 12, 2012 05:45pm General Newt Gingrich: Elections rigged for the rich  Article Homegrown Democrat 
May 22, 2012 07:10am Report Gingrich's private ventures are going bankrupt  Article RP 
May 14, 2012 05:00pm General What's Next for Newt?  Article COSDem 
Apr 16, 2012 03:30pm Amusing Penguin appears to be no fan of GOP's Gingrich  Article Craverguy 
Apr 13, 2012 09:25pm News Gingrich renting out his donor list in desperate attempt to raise cash  Article Craverguy 
Apr 12, 2012 01:00pm Speech Gingrich Unloads on FOX News in Private Meeting  Article RP 
Mar 27, 2012 10:35am News Gingrich charging supporters $50 per photo  Article Craverguy 
Feb 16, 2012 02:45pm Amusing Newt Gingrich's bus breaks down in West Hollywood; locals show little sympathy  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Feb 14, 2012 07:00am General Adelson Pulls the Plug on Gingrich  Article Karma Policeman 
Feb 06, 2012 02:25pm Video Newt Gingrich On Ronald Reagan: ‘Harry Truman Accomplished Vastly More’  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Feb 02, 2012 01:00pm General Gingrich: 'We should care about the very poor'  Article Thomas Walker 
Jan 28, 2012 12:05pm Op-Ed by Candidate The Newt I know  Article Craverguy 
Jan 25, 2012 03:00am Commentary Gingrich and Reagan - In the 1980s, the candidate repeatedly insulted the president.  Article RP 
Jan 23, 2012 07:15pm Opinion A tour of Newt’s killer remarks from ex-wife Marianne to Gabrielle Giffords, with a stop in Columbine  Article Green Pigs 
Jan 19, 2012 10:00am News Ex-wife tells ABC News Gingrich wanted ‘open marriage’ with both wife and mistress  Article Picimpalious 
Jan 17, 2012 04:00pm Analysis Gingrich's Plan to Turn Students Into City School Cleaners? Only in the Movies  Article RP 
Jan 05, 2012 11:00pm General Gingrich Can Make Contracts Public: Freddie Mac  Article RP 
Dec 20, 2011 07:00pm General Newt Gingrich to gay Iowan: Vote for Obama  Article COSDem 
Dec 17, 2011 03:50pm News Newt Gingrich says he'd defy Supreme Court rulings he opposed  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Dec 15, 2011 05:10pm General Gingrich signs anti-gay marriage pledge, says homosexuality a choice  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Dec 12, 2011 12:10pm News Newt takes no-adultery pledge  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Dec 12, 2011 09:30am Commentary Newt Gingrich Is Bizarrely Terrified of a Fake Sci-Fi Weapon  Article RP 
Dec 08, 2011 06:00pm Amusing Newt Gingrich’s Lesbian Sister Tells Rachel Maddow Why She’s Voting for Obama  Article COSDem 
Dec 07, 2011 08:00pm Statement Gingrich wants Bolton as his secretary of state  Article IndyGeorgia 
Dec 01, 2011 07:00pm Blog Entry It’s Not the Sex, It’s Lingering Questions about ‘Recklessness’ [Gingrich]  Article particleman 
Nov 29, 2011 08:00am Analysis A closer look at Gingrich’s ‘flat tax’ plan  Article RP 
Nov 21, 2011 06:35pm Analysis Gingrich’s Latest Social Security Scheme: Privatize The Program Then Bail Out Bad Investors  Article RP 
Nov 21, 2011 05:35pm Statement Gingrich: CBO a 'reactionary socialist institution'  Article RP 
Nov 19, 2011 05:00pm Statement Newt: Fire the Janitors, Hire Kids to Clean Schools  Article Jason 
Nov 17, 2011 02:00pm Interview Abramoff: Gingrich's Involvement With Freddie Mac Is "Corruption"  Article La Fayette 
Oct 26, 2011 11:40am Statement LET'S BUMP PLANS: A COMPARISON OF GINGRICH AND PERRY'S FLAT TAX PLANS  Article Eddie 
Aug 16, 2011 09:00am Statement Newt Gingrich Suggests Gay Marriage To Blame For Economic Woes   Article RP 
Aug 01, 2011 03:00pm Amusing Most of Newt Gingrich’s Twitter Followers Are Fake  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Jun 23, 2011 08:00pm News Gingrich demands apology from NBC for report on wife  Article The Sunset Provision 
May 17, 2011 11:45am Report Newt Gingrich owed six figures to Tiffany's  Article RP 
Mar 25, 2011 03:00pm Amusing Newt Gingrich plans executive order bonanza if he wins in 2012  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Mar 24, 2011 10:00am News Gingrich reverses stand on Libya   Article Brandonius Maximus 
Mar 24, 2011 10:00am Commentary Newt Gingrich's next two weeks of policy statements, revealed!  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Mar 09, 2011 06:00pm Amusing Newt Gingrich, Horny Patriot  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Mar 09, 2011 12:15pm Idiocy Gingrich says he cheated on his wives because he felt so ‘passionately’ for ‘this country’  Article Hikikomori Blitzkrieg! 
Feb 25, 2011 05:00pm Speech Newt Gingrich: Obama Could Be Impeached Over Gay Marriage Reversal  Article RP 
Dec 05, 2010 04:00pm News Gingrich: I'm 'more inclined to run' in 2012  Article TX DEM 
Sep 13, 2010 05:00am Statement Gingrich: Obama lives in ‘Kenyan, anti-colonial’ fantasy land  Article Jason 
Jul 12, 2010 12:35pm News Gingrich says he's considering presidential run   Article ev 
May 20, 2010 05:50pm News Gingrich downgrades hopes for GOP House takeover after loss  Article Brandonius Maximus 
May 19, 2010 12:00pm Speech Newt Gingrich: Left, terrorists equal threats  Article RP 
Jan 07, 2010 11:00am News Newt to call for new Contract with America  Article TX DEM 
Oct 12, 2009 01:00am General The Newt Pornographer Strikes Back: Gingrich Named Porn Fan of the Year by Scorned Dinner Date  Article kal 
Sep 30, 2009 03:00pm General Gingrich group withdraws invitation to topless club   Article DFWDem 
Jun 09, 2009 12:00pm Event Gingrich at Republican Fundraiser Says Obama’s ‘Already Failed’  Article Brandonius Maximus 
May 20, 2009 02:40pm General Gingrich says time for Pelosi to resign  Article Brandonius Maximus 
May 15, 2009 12:00pm Interview Gingrich rips into Pelosi  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Mar 31, 2009 03:10pm News Gingrich Gets (a New) Religion  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Aug 18, 2008 07:00pm Blog Entry Gingrich Claims Tire Inflation Lines Big Oil’s Pockets  Article ArmyDem 
May 07, 2008 10:00am News Gingrich Warns G.O.P. Swift Change Is Needed  Article ArmyDem 
Aug 14, 2007 03:00pm News Gingrich 'sickened' with Bush, Congress  Article RBH 
Aug 03, 2007 01:00pm News Gingrich says war on terror 'phony'  Article ArmyDem 
Jun 06, 2007 03:00pm Speculative Gingrich: 4-1 Odds Against GOP Bid  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Apr 03, 2007 10:00am News Gingrich backs Jefferson, blasts search of office  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Mar 21, 2007 11:55am General Gingrich: 2008 race should avoid private lives of candidates  Article DFWDem 
Mar 10, 2007 10:00am News Falwell invites Gingrich to give address  Article The Sunset Provision 
Mar 08, 2007 10:00pm News Gingrich had affair during Clinton probe  Article The Sunset Provision 
Mar 04, 2007 09:10pm Blog Entry Newt Blames The Victims of Katrina  Article Servo 
Feb 15, 2007 11:25pm News Gingrich seeks new Contract with America  Article The Sunset Provision 
Nov 28, 2006 01:00am Speech Gingrich raises alarm at event honoring those who stand up for freedom of speech  Article RP 
Aug 31, 2006 04:00pm Opinion Gingrich: Powerful Pelosi 'would be a disaster'  Article Thomas Walker 
Jul 15, 2006 02:00pm Interview Gingrich says it's World War III  Article RP 
Jan 05, 2006 08:00pm Commentary When a Firebrand Burns His Bridges  Article RP 
Aug 16, 2005 01:45pm Opinion Gingrich talking, acting like a GOP standard-bearer  Article COSDem 
Aug 03, 2005 11:00pm News Gingrich Says Ohio Race Holds Lesson for GOP  Article User 13 
May 13, 2005 06:05pm General Oddly, Hillary and, Yes, Newt Agree to Agree  Article RP 
Apr 11, 2005 10:00pm News Eye on '08, Newt hits Iowa, N.H.  Article The Sunset Provision 
Apr 25, 2003 09:46am News State Dept Official: Gingrich is an Idiot  Article Default User 

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