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Aiken County a popular stop for Republican candidates before South Carolina's early primary

...the poverty level.Nearly every GOP candidate stopped in Aiken during the 2012 primary season, including Santorum, Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, Herman Cain, Ron Paul, Rick Perry and Michelle Bachmann.The 2008 Democratic race brought then U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-07-18/aiken-county-popular-stop-repub
Parkinson's won't stop him, Isakson says

...in 1990 and for the U.S. Senate in 1996, but he won a crowded special election in 1999 to the U.S. House when Newt Gingrich resigned, winning without a runoff.He finally got to the U.S. Senate in 2004, winning then, and for re-election...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-14/parkinsons-wont-stop-him
Is this the leadership we deserve?

...the mind.In 1998, even as the House was impeaching President Clinton for his various and sundry misdeeds, Speaker Newt Gingrich had his own sexual peccadilloes to hide. The man picked to replace Gingrich as speaker, Rep. Bob Livingston, R-Texas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-07/leadership-we-deserve
Tea party faithful to hear from potential presidential candidates at South Carolina convention

...holds the South's first primary, set for February 2016, shortly after the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary. Newt Gingrich, who won South Carolina's 2012 Republican primary, has said publicly that he will not run again.Meanwhile, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-17/tea-party-faithful-hear-
Kirby: Not many mind that John Barrow is moving back to Athens

...the Georgia Legislature kept redrawing his congressional district and he kept moving around to stay in it, just like Newt Gingrich used to do when a different party, the Democrats, controlled the General Assembly.At least Barrow's gone back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-13/kirby-not-many-mind-john-barr
Barrow's rival close to investing $1 million of own money

...gubernatorial campaign, wagered more than $6 million of his personal wealth on failed challenges to House Speaker Newt Gingrich in 1996 and Sen. Paul Coverdell in 1998. Fellow Democrat Roger Kahn, a successful liquor distributor, poured $5...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-17/barrows-rival-close-investing
NJ Gov. Chris Christie visits South Carolina

...Washington, D.C.," Christie added.South Carolina has long been a key to winning the GOP nomination.Although Newt Gingrich won the state's presidential primary two years ago, for the 30 years before the primary winner always went on to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-16/nj-gov-chris-christie-visits-south-
Learn about Edgefield

...are undesirable and unwanted. Truth is, we are all "just plain folks." However don't forget that Republican Newt Gingrich did win Edgefield County in his presidential bid a few years ago.I pointed out in a previous letter that most elected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-20/learn-about-edgefield
Georgian to head House budget panel

...places future retirees in private health insurance plans.Rep. Tom Price, a Georgia surgeon representing the district Newt Gingrich once did, said the so-called premium support plan for Medicare, which would provide voucher-like subsidies for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-12/georgian-head-house-budg
Jack Kingston's Senate runoff loss means less clout in Washington for Georgia

...district. He got a political boost in his second term thanks to the 1994 Republican takeover of Congress engineered by Newt Gingrich.Kingston got assigned to the budget-writing Appropriations Committee, giving him considerable influence to steer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-27/jack-kingstons