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Herman Cain endorses Newt Gingrich

Herman Cain endorses Newt Gingrich

Herman Cain Endorses Newt Gingrich for President Atlanta, GA – Former presidential candidate and Georgia businessman Herman Cain announced his endorsement of Newt Gingrich for president earlier this evening at the Palm Beach County GOP Lincoln Day Dinner.  In addition to his endorsement, Cain has accepted Newt’s invitation to co-chair the Tax Reform and Economic Growth Advisory Council for Speaker Gingrich. “It is time for conservatives and Republicans to refocus […]

Twitter a Critical Tool in Political Campaigns

Twitter a Critical Tool in Political Campaigns

Anyone who follows politics on Twitter, has seen in it’s use grow from comments by it’s users and news services about politics to being used by Campaigns to generate funds for it’s campaign, Fact checking, to pro- campaign messages to oppositional attacks on the others. President Obama has also used Twitter to generate calls to Congress to achieve it’s desired outcomes for public policy. Politisite uses twitter to ReTweet it’s […]

CNN Sunshine State GOP Debate Tweet-By-Tweet

CNN Sunshine State GOP Debate Tweet-By-Tweet

By: Edmund Jenks – West Coast Editor Holding a slim one point lead in the RealClearPolitics average of Florida polls, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney will head into tonight’s crucial CNN debate against an opponent — Newt Gingrich — who has used these debate formats on multiple occasions to revive his campaign. Rick Santorum and Ron Paul will be there too, but the focus will be on the two undisputed […]

The Truth About Gingrich Ethics, Chris Cristie, And A View From Mark Levin

The Truth About Gingrich Ethics, Chris Cristie, And A View From Mark Levin

By: Edmund Jenks – West Coast Editor On Monday’s Mark Levin Show this week (January 23, 2012), Mark Levin took to task comments made by New Jersey Governor Chris Cristie while on “Meet The Press” when he was on the campaign stomp on behalf of Mitt Romney. Chris Christie was running his mouth about Newt Gingrich, saying that Newt has embarrassed the Republican Party with his ethics charges that were […]

Florida Primary Poll: Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney tied

Florida Primary Poll: Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney tied

Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich are in a statistical tie among Floridians likely to vote in Tuesday’s Republican presidential primary, according to a new CNN/Time/ORC International Poll. The poll indicates that, while Gingrich surged after his 12-point victory in Saturday’s South Carolina primary, his momentum appears to be cooling. According to the poll, 36% of likely voters said they are backing Romney, with 34% supporting Gingrich. The 2-point margin is […]

Did Gingrich leave speakership "in disgrace"?

Did Gingrich leave speakership "in disgrace"?

In his first Florida appearance since losing the South Carolina primary, Mitt Romney college paper fired away at the viagra pills man who beat him in the Palmetto State — Newt Gingrich — during a campaign appearance in Ormond Beach on Jan. 22, 2012. “He had to resign in disgrace,” Romney told listeners. “I don’t know whether you knew that.” He made a similar comment during the debate in Tampa […]

NBC ‘Rock Center’ GOP Debate From Tampa Bay Tweet-By-Tweet

NBC ‘Rock Center’ GOP Debate From Tampa Bay Tweet-By-Tweet

By: Edmund Jenks – West Coast Editor With barely enough time to soak in the resounding and unexpected win in the South Carolina primary by former insider turned outsider, Newt Gingrich, NBC News Rock Center with Brian Williams is conducting the first of two televised GOP field debates before the Florida primary. The primary result in South Carolina (Newt – 40% vs Mitt – 28% … a 12% spread) put […]

Gingrich Releases Freddie Mac Contract

Gingrich Releases Freddie Mac Contract

(Reuters) – Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich’s former consulting firm will release details of his work for troubled mortgage firm Freddie Mac on Monday, according to a company spokeswoman. The disclosure could shed light on whether the housing-finance firm paid Gingrich $1.6 million in consulting fees for his historical acumen, as he has claimed, or his influence in Washington, as rivals for the Republican presidential nomination charge. Depending on when […]

Florida Republican debate: Where and What to Watch

Florida Republican debate: Where and What to Watch

Republicans gather for the 18th debate of the nominating battle tonight in Tampa, Florida. Below, three key questions about tonight’s sure-to-be-nasty faceoff, which airs tonight from 9-11 p.m. Eastern Time ahead of the Sunshine State’s January 31 primary: 1. Can Mitt Romney create a YouTube moment? Exit polls showed that Newt Gingrich’s victory in the South Carolina primary was driven in large part by voters won over by his performance […]

Networks: Gingrich claims SC GOP primary – SC Republican Primary

Networks: Gingrich claims SC GOP primary – SC Republican Primary

By GINA SMITH – gnsmith@thestate.com Former speaker of the House Newt Gingrich has won the S.C. first-in-the-South primary, three networks have declared. Republican voters, angry at the sluggish economy and a nearly double-digit unemployment rate, brushed aside concerns about Gingrich’s past personal life woes, and chose him as the one best prepared take the fight to President Barack Obama in November. Read the Rest of Gina’s story at  Networks: Gingrich […]