Newt Gingrich

GOP presidential field sees budget wars from afar

Republicans are pressing ahead with one of the most ambitious and risky long-term spending agendas in memory, yet the dozen or so potential White House hopefuls are... Read more »

April 10, 2011


Obama threatens to veto GOP budget extension plan

House Republicans advanced a bill Thursday that would avoid a government shutdown for one more week, cut spending and fully fund the Pentagon, but the White House... Read more »

April 7, 2011


GOP seeks 1-week extension as gov't shutdown looms

Short of a deal, congressional leaders bargained and squabbled by turns Thursday on legislation to cut spending and prevent a partial government shutdown that loomed... Read more »

April 7, 2011


Shutdown tussle recalls Gingrich role in last spat

Newt Gingrich was the face of the last federal government shutdown, the fiery House speaker who led his Republican revolution headlong into a confrontation with a... Read more »

April 7, 2011


Like GOP, Obama taking aim at Iowa, NH, Nevada

Even without a Democratic challenger, President Barack Obama is planning an aggressive role in early primary states. His operatives are already moving in, organizing... Read more »

April 6, 2011


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