Gingrich sugar daddy under investigation for corrupt practices

Gingrich sugar daddy under investigation for corrupt practices

A casino mogul, under investigation for violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, is the largest single contributor to the Presidential hopes of former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and the one keeping the campaign afloat. Sheldon Adelson calls himself “the richest Jew in the world” and he used those riches to help Gingrich […]

Romney goes after Gingrich

Romney goes after Gingrich

Wounded GOP presidential contender Mitt Romney went on the attack in the latest Republican debate Friday night, calling former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich an influence peddler who resigned from Congress in disgrace after his peers censured him and forced him to pay a $300,000 fine for ethics violations. Gingrich, surprisingly muted while under […]

Giffords leaving Congress

Giffords leaving Congress

Arizona Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, shot in the head in Tucson last year, is leaving Congress to concentrate full time on recovering from her injuries. “I have more work to do on my recovery, so to do what is best for Arizona I will step down this week,” Giffords posted simultaneously on Facebook, Twitter and […]

Romney will release tax returns

Romney will release tax returns

Former Massachussets Gov. Mitt Romney, humbled by an unset loss to Newt Gingrich in the South Carolina GOP Presidential primary, said Sunday he will release his tax returns for the last two years. Romney’s hesitation in releasing the returns led — many believe — to his loss in South Carolina and had become an continuing […]

Gingrich wins South Carolina

Gingrich wins South Carolina

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich came back from the political dead again Saturday, upsetting Mitt Romney to capture the South Carolina GOP Primary. After falling from frontrunner to the bottom of the polls in recent weeks, Gingrich surged in the last week, capitalizing on campaign gaffes from former frontrunner Mitt Romney. Networks declared […]

Protest stalls anti-piracy bill

Protest stalls anti-piracy bill

Internet companies gave Congress in lesson in real power this week when an unprecedented, web-based protest flooded House and Senate offices with emails and phone calls and brought two bills aimed at online piracy to a screeching halt. Both the House and Senate postponed action on bills. “I have heard from the critics and I […]

Ex-wife: Gingrich wanted an ‘open marriage’

Ex-wife: Gingrich wanted an ‘open marriage’

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, surging once again on the eve of the South Carolina primary, found his freewheeling personal life under scrutiny Thursday with explosive allegations from a former wife that he wanted an “open marriage” so he could sleep with other women. When John King, moderator of Thursday night’s CNN debate, […]

Perry drops out; Endorses Gingrich

Perry drops out; Endorses Gingrich

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, his campaign floundering and out of money, dropped his Presidential bid Thursday and endorsed serial adulterer Newt Gingrich as his choice for the GOP nomination. “Newt’s not perfect but who among us is,” Perry said in a press conference. The announcement came hours before the second and last GOP debate in […]

Newly unearthed newsletters reveal Ron Paul lied

Newly unearthed newsletters reveal Ron Paul lied

The New Republic has found more evidence that Ron Paul is lying about his involvement in racist, homophobic and anti-Semitic newsletters published under his name in the 1990s. The newly-discovered newsletters and direct mail pieces also discredit Paul’s claim that the newsletters overall only contained “a total of eight or ten sentences” that could be […]