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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
Poll: Kingston leads Perdue by 11 points

...members of the state's Republican congressional delegation have also fallen in line, as have former members like Newt Gingrich and Mack Mattingly.The poll represents a big swing in support since the primary when Perdue's total was about 4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-12/poll-kingston-
Bipartisan group outlines 'shared vision' and a national strategic agenda

...O'Neill for the good of the country.President Clinton's chief of staff Mack McLarty recalls the president and Newt Gingrich meeting in the White House ? not to debate, but to tally votes for legislation they both supported. U.S. REPS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-02-08/bipartisan-group
Ex-House Speaker Foley dead

...congressmen in the Democrat-favored Washington state.He was replaced as speaker by his nemesis, Georgia Republican Rep. Newt Gingrich, who later called Washington state the "ground zero" of the sweep that gave Republicans their first control of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2013-10-18/ex-house-speaker-foley-dea
Rants & Raves

...deed, not the breed! PRETTY FUNNY The Chronicle is surprised by S.C. support for Mark Sanford. S.C. voted for Newt Gingrich in the presidential primary. Newt cheats on wives, changes wives, changes religions based on constituency, had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-15/rants-raves
Romney wins Georgia, South Carolina

...voters who describe themselves as "very conservative" and evangelicals. Former Georgia Congressman and House Speaker Newt Gingrich won the GOP primary in March, getting 47 percent of the vote compared to 26 percent for Romney. Gingrich later dropped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-11-06/romney-wins-ge
Party failed conservatives

...we wanted a third (Tea Party) candidate so badly.Secondly, Romney demonstrated he is a liar in his debates with Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum. That, along with his money, catapulted him to the top of the heap by the establishment, not the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-11-09/party-failed-conservativ
Invisible establishment Republicans

...less regulation and more individual liberty.That's why you hear status-quo Republicans such as Bill Kristol, Newt Gingrich, and Bill Bennett often refer to the Republican establishment with disdain. Perhaps I'm naive, but I do know human...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2012-12-09/invisible-establ
It's far from over

...time to be insinuating "Mission Accomplished.""Stunningly, breathtakingly naive" is how former House Speaker Newt Gingrich characterized the president's speech in a television debate. "Right after you have somebody beheaded in England...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-06-02/its-far-over
Prominent black leaders split on Martin verdict

...Relations Service helped organize rallies against Mr. Zimmerman.On CNN's "State of the Union," former House Speaker Newt Gingrich tangled with Rep. Bobby L. Rush, Illinois Democrat, after he said the Zimmerman trial reminded him of a lynch mob...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-22/prominent-black-leaders-split-m