Newt Gingrich http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Newt Gingrich en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Thu, 11 Feb 2016 06:56:06 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Study that found husbands prone to leave sick wives was flawed, researchers say http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865633726/Study-that-found-husbands-prone-to-leave-sick-wives-was-flawed-researchers-say.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865633726/Study-that-found-husbands-prone-to-leave-sick-wives-was-flawed-researchers-say.html?pg=all A coding error created a false conclusion in a study that found men may be more likely to bail on a marriage if the wife... Tue, 04 Aug 2015 05:30:00 MDT Trump looms over first Republican debate of primary race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765678078/Trump-looms-over-first-Republican-debate-of-primary-race.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765678078/Trump-looms-over-first-Republican-debate-of-primary-race.html?pg=all They have been holding mock debates, hunkering down with advisers and finessing policy answers. But the most pressing concern... Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:05:09 MDT Everybody into the pool! Why is the 2016 GOP field so big? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765677286/Everybody-into-the-pool-Why-is-the-2016-GOP-field-so-big.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765677286/Everybody-into-the-pool-Why-is-the-2016-GOP-field-so-big.html?pg=all Who yelled "everybody into the pool?" Sun, 12 Jul 2015 18:56:50 MDT As Republican infighting grows, donors call for calm http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765676905/As-Republican-infighting-grows-donors-call-for-calm.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765676905/As-Republican-infighting-grows-donors-call-for-calm.html?pg=all Worried about "Republican on Republican violence," top party donors are taking action, with one firing off a letter calling... Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:51:00 MDT After Hobby Lobby: What is Caesar's, what is God's? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628496/After-Hobby-Lobby-What-is-Caesars-what-is-Gods.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628496/After-Hobby-Lobby-What-is-Caesars-what-is-Gods.html?pg=all Rep. Frank Wolf speaks at an annual Harvard Law School conference about the value of faith, religious freedom and tolerance... Tue, 12 May 2015 11:14:06 MDT Dean Li: Don’t stop debating merits of government-funded science http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627958/Don7t-stop-debating-merits-of-government-funded-science.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627958/Don7t-stop-debating-merits-of-government-funded-science.html?pg=all We are a nation of inventors and explorers and we are at a crossroads. For us to continue to project strength and leadership... Tue, 05 May 2015 06:24:38 MDT Talks to begin on Capitol Hill budget measure http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765672205/Talks-to-begin-on-Capitol-Hill-budget-measure.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765672205/Talks-to-begin-on-Capitol-Hill-budget-measure.html?pg=all Cuts to Medicare and the health care law and almost $40 billion in unrequested money for overseas war-fighting operations top... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:53:06 MDT Michael Gerson: Political gridlock: Appreciate the virtues of the smoke-filled room http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625393/Political-gridlock-Appreciate-the-virtues-of-the-smoke-filled-room.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625393/Political-gridlock-Appreciate-the-virtues-of-the-smoke-filled-room.html?pg=all The John Boehner/Nancy Pelosi agreement on Medicare doctors' payments has been praised as an gain and criticized as a small... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:29:11 MDT Are the early primary states a big deal anymore? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670841/Are-the-early-primary-states-a-big-deal-anymore.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670841/Are-the-early-primary-states-a-big-deal-anymore.html?pg=all Few states have shaped presidential politics like Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:16:51 MDT GOP to offer budget blueprint with Medicare, food stamp cuts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670199/GOP-to-offer-budget-blueprint-with-Medicare-food-stamp-cuts.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670199/GOP-to-offer-budget-blueprint-with-Medicare-food-stamp-cuts.html?pg=all Republicans now in charge of Congress offer their budget blueprint this week with a pledge to balance the nation's budget... Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:53:13 MDT Value of presidential polls? Not much, and not for a while http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765669787/Value-of-presidential-polls-Not-much-and-not-for-a-while.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765669787/Value-of-presidential-polls-Not-much-and-not-for-a-while.html?pg=all It's going to be a long time before the polls will tell us much about who's likely to be our next president. Mon, 09 Mar 2015 11:04:09 MDT Divorce more likely when wife has serious illness http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623490/Divorce-more-likely-when-wife-has-serious-illness.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623490/Divorce-more-likely-when-wife-has-serious-illness.html?pg=all Married couples are more likely to untie the knot when a wife gets sick, compared to when a wife remains healthy, according... Fri, 06 Mar 2015 06:00:00 MST Robert Bennett: Are Republican congressional leaders capable of governing? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622578/Are-Republican-congressional-leaders-capable-of-governing.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622578/Are-Republican-congressional-leaders-capable-of-governing.html?pg=all Enjoying a rare majority, Republican congressional leaders should enact their programs bit by bit, settling for a little here... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 08:09:42 MST Deseret News National Edition discusses family values, pornography addiction and how to help others in need http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622545/Deseret-News-National-Edition-discusses-family-values-pornography-addiction-and-how-to-help-others.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622545/Deseret-News-National-Edition-discusses-family-values-pornography-addiction-and-how-to-help-others.html?pg=all Public-opinion guru Frank Luntz is best known for developing messages for various Republican causes, including Newt... Sun, 22 Feb 2015 09:30:00 MST GOP divided over using budget process on health care law http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666642/GOP-divided-over-using-budget-process-on-health-care-law.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666642/GOP-divided-over-using-budget-process-on-health-care-law.html?pg=all Republicans running Congress have promised to use every weapon in their arsenal to take down President Barack Obama's health... Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:50:21 MST Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: What's Utah's role in GOP search for a champion in 2016? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619875/Whats-Utahs-role-in-GOP-search-for-a-champion-in-2016.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619875/Whats-Utahs-role-in-GOP-search-for-a-champion-in-2016.html?pg=all With the ascension of Utah’s congressional delegation to high-profile positions, and with one of our favorite (adopted)... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 23:13:13 MST Mitt Romney talking to supporters about 3rd White House bid http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666163/Mitt-Romney-talking-to-supporters-about-3rd-White-House-bid.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666163/Mitt-Romney-talking-to-supporters-about-3rd-White-House-bid.html?pg=all Mitt Romney and his wife reached out to former staff and supporters in key states over the weekend, making contact just hours... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:20:35 MST Maybe 'The Interview' wasn't such a good idea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618761/Maybe-The-Interview-wasnt-such-a-good-idea.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618761/Maybe-The-Interview-wasnt-such-a-good-idea.html?pg=all It is possible to condemn acts of cyberterrorism without celebrating a vulgar comedy that probably shouldn’t have... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 15:10:00 MST 10 people to watch in 2015 who may shift the 2016 campaign http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665302/10-people-to-watch-in-2015-who-may-shift-the-2016-campaign.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665302/10-people-to-watch-in-2015-who-may-shift-the-2016-campaign.html?pg=all In the year that will pass before the 2016 campaign for president formally kicks off with the votes in the Iowa Caucus, any... Wed, 31 Dec 2014 16:12:10 MST Cyber warfare provides ominous welcome to 2015 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618356/Cyber-warfare-provides-ominous-welcome-to-2015.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618356/Cyber-warfare-provides-ominous-welcome-to-2015.html?pg=all You may want to tweet your mother that you’ll look for her when the war is over, a mouse click or two from now. Mon, 29 Dec 2014 19:47:00 MST Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Ruminating on the current angst plaguing the GOP http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605592/Ruminating-on-the-current-angst-plaguing-the-GOP.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605592/Ruminating-on-the-current-angst-plaguing-the-GOP.html?pg=all Last week, former Gov. Mitt Romney hosted a swank Deer Valley retreat for prominent Republicans. We weren’t nearly... Sun, 22 Jun 2014 00:00:00 MDT A third Mitt Romney run seen as 'far-fetched' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602496/A-third-Mitt-Romney-run-seen-as-far-fetched.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602496/A-third-Mitt-Romney-run-seen-as-far-fetched.html?pg=all A new "Draft Mitt" movement being organized in Utah to recruit the former GOP nominee into making a third run for president... Mon, 05 May 2014 18:35:00 MDT Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Why are some big controversies a non-issue in election year? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601875/Why-are-some-big-controversies-a-non-issue-in-election-year.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601875/Why-are-some-big-controversies-a-non-issue-in-election-year.html?pg=all Big controversies sometimes capture the attention of the public but, to everyone’s surprise, fizzle as election year... Sun, 27 Apr 2014 14:00:00 MDT Christie, Walker court GOP donors in Las Vegas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650867/Christie-Walker-court-GOP-donors-in-Las-Vegas.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650867/Christie-Walker-court-GOP-donors-in-Las-Vegas.html?pg=all Two of the nation's highest-profile Republican governors on Saturday called for more aggressive leadership on America's... Sun, 30 Mar 2014 09:28:47 MDT Christie, Walker court GOP donors in Las Vegas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650808/Christie-Walker-court-GOP-donors-in-Las-Vegas.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650808/Christie-Walker-court-GOP-donors-in-Las-Vegas.html?pg=all Two of the nation's highest-profile Republican governors on Saturday called for more aggressive leadership on America's... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:15:14 MDT GOP targets Clinton, courts women as summit ends http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649287/GOP-targets-Clinton-courts-women-as-summit-ends.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649287/GOP-targets-Clinton-courts-women-as-summit-ends.html?pg=all Hillary Rodham Clinton "has a lot to explain" should she run for president, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann told the nation's... Sat, 08 Mar 2014 15:10:01 MST Analysis: Post-shutdown, pragmatism is in http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641220/Analysis-Post-shutdown-pragmatism-is-in.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641220/Analysis-Post-shutdown-pragmatism-is-in.html?pg=all Electability and pragmatism won. Ideology and rigidity lost. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 00:00:00 MST Michael Gerson: House has no functional majority with which to govern http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588588/House-has-no-functional-majority-with-which-to-govern.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588588/House-has-no-functional-majority-with-which-to-govern.html?pg=all It is now clear that there is no functional majority in the House of Representatives. Fri, 18 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Most of what you hear about the shutdown is wrong http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588115/Most-of-what-you-hear-about-the-shutdown-is-wrong.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588115/Most-of-what-you-hear-about-the-shutdown-is-wrong.html?pg=all Practically everything the chattering classes have told you about the government shutdown is nonsense. Fri, 11 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Letter: Different Republicans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587802/Letter-Different-Republicans.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587802/Letter-Different-Republicans.html?pg=all What Sen. Lee is doing virtually assures that Republicans will not be taken seriously in the next election. And, ironically,... Sun, 06 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Lawmakers feeling heat from government shutdown http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639059/Lawmakers-feeling-heat-from-government-shutdown.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639059/Lawmakers-feeling-heat-from-government-shutdown.html?pg=all Lawmakers locked in a political stare-down Wednesday were buffeted by rising anger from across the nation about a partial... Wed, 02 Oct 2013 10:25:52 MDT Gov't shutdown: No progress on ending stalemate http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639042/Govt-shutdown-No-progress-on-ending-stalemate.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639042/Govt-shutdown-No-progress-on-ending-stalemate.html?pg=all The political stare-down on Capitol Hill shows no signs of easing, leaving federal government functions — from... Wed, 02 Oct 2013 08:57:36 MDT Government powers down; Obama to address country http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638925/Government-powers-down-Obama-to-address-country.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638925/Government-powers-down-Obama-to-address-country.html?pg=all Congress plunged the nation into a partial government shutdown Tuesday as a protracted dispute over President Barack Obama's... Tue, 01 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT With no weekend talks, 1st U.S. shutdown in 17 years seen as unavoidable http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638857/With-no-weekend-talks-1st-US-shutdown-in-17-years-seen-as-unavoidable.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638857/With-no-weekend-talks-1st-US-shutdown-in-17-years-seen-as-unavoidable.html?pg=all The U.S. government stands poised for its first partial shutdown in 17 years at midnight Monday after a weekend with no signs... Mon, 30 Sep 2013 10:27:12 MDT Republican fight on U.S. shutdown shows simmering civil war http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638851/Republican-fight-on-US-shutdown-shows-simmering-civil-war.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638851/Republican-fight-on-US-shutdown-shows-simmering-civil-war.html?pg=all The Republican war with President Obama over funding the government and the new health-care law will play out in the coming... Mon, 30 Sep 2013 08:31:11 MDT Robert Bennett: I've seen this movie before http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638811/Ive-seen-this-movie-before.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765638811/Ive-seen-this-movie-before.html?pg=all There's been lots of talk about "shutting down the government" if the Republicans don't get their way on Obamacare. Some say... Mon, 30 Sep 2013 00:00:00 MDT GOP pushes rising stars amid skepticism http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636009/GOP-pushes-rising-stars-amid-skepticism.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636009/GOP-pushes-rising-stars-amid-skepticism.html?pg=all The Republican Party launched its latest effort Thursday to sell itself to a more diverse segment of the population,... Thu, 15 Aug 2013 19:43:58 MDT New book: Mitt Romney had second thoughts about 2012 run for president http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584467/New-book-Mitt-Romney-had-second-thoughts-about-2012-run-for-president.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584467/New-book-Mitt-Romney-had-second-thoughts-about-2012-run-for-president.html?pg=all Mitt Romney had second thoughts about making another run for president in the spring of 2011 because of what he believed... Sat, 10 Aug 2013 15:25:00 MDT Tricky obstacles ahead to averting shutdown in Sept., but D.C. may be on track http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634765/Tricky-obstacles-ahead-to-averting-shutdown-in-Sept-but-DC-may-be-on-track.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634765/Tricky-obstacles-ahead-to-averting-shutdown-in-Sept-but-DC-may-be-on-track.html?pg=all Despite pressure from some liberal Democrats for a September showdown in hopes of ending huge automatic, government-shrinking... Fri, 26 Jul 2013 12:54:50 MDT William Rice: IRS collection of health tax reinforces personal responsibility http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634344/IRS-collection-of-health-tax-reinforces-personal-responsibility.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634344/IRS-collection-of-health-tax-reinforces-personal-responsibility.html?pg=all For a law whose admirable goal is to ensure better health care at lower cost for all Americans, the Affordable Care Act has... Sun, 21 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT Texas Gov. Perry won't seek re-election in 2014 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633641/Texas-Gov-Perry-wont-seek-re-election-in-2014.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633641/Texas-Gov-Perry-wont-seek-re-election-in-2014.html?pg=all Rick Perry, the longest-serving governor in Texas history who famously muttered "oops" after forgetting during a 2011... Mon, 08 Jul 2013 14:27:00 MDT Political passions take summer break http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631097/Political-passions-take-summer-break.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631097/Political-passions-take-summer-break.html?pg=all Four years after the summer of rage that fueled the tea party movement, the political circuit is much quieter — even in... Fri, 31 May 2013 23:52:38 MDT Game on: Early GOP auditions for 2016 election http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624771/Game-on-Early-GOP-auditions-for-2016-election.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624771/Game-on-Early-GOP-auditions-for-2016-election.html?pg=all Only months after President Barack Obama's re-election, an annual gathering of conservatives served as an audition for... Sat, 16 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MDT Too early? Republicans audition for 2016 election http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624727/Too-early-Republicans-audition-for-2016-election.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624727/Too-early-Republicans-audition-for-2016-election.html?pg=all Florida Sen. Marco Rubio implored fellow Republicans to reconnect with middle-class voters. Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul basked in... Sat, 16 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MDT Sen. Portman stirs mixed reaction with same-sex marriage stance http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624658/Sen-Portman-stirs-mixed-reaction-with-same-sex-marriage-stance.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624658/Sen-Portman-stirs-mixed-reaction-with-same-sex-marriage-stance.html?pg=all Republican Sen. Rob Portman recently announced a change of heart about gay marriage, saying that it should be allowed. Other... Fri, 15 Mar 2013 09:04:15 MDT