Tag Archives : Newt Gingrich


Attorney General Eric Holder, “Fast & Furious”, Contempt and Executive Privilege 1

Well, is the heat being turned up on Attorney General Eric Holder regarding operation Fast & Furious today, and what will the resulting outcome be?  The House Committee holds Holder in Contempt.  The party-line vote was 23-17. The controversy goes next to the full House, which is to vote next week unless there is some […]


Four Reasons Why Conservatives Should Think Twice About Gingrich

Source: http://pjmedia.com With the New Hampshire Union Leader’s endorsement of Newt Gingrich as well as Gingrich’s rise in the polls, the former speaker has the momentum in the race for the White House, but is this a good thing? Speaker Gingrich has many commendable points. He’s skilled at crafting conservative policy proposals and he is […]


HouseSpeaker Gingrich ordered 2pay $300,000 for ethics violation 8

Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/politics/govt/leadership/stories/012297.htm House Reprimands, Penalizes Speaker By John E. Yang Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, January 22 1997; Page A01 The House voted overwhelmingly yesterday to reprimand House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) and order him to pay an unprecedented $300,000 penalty, the first time in the House’s 208-year history it has disciplined a speaker for […]