Topic: Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich Leads a Totally Digital Lifestyle But his staff won’t let him play Grand Theft Auto

Specs Who Newt Gingrich Age 70 Accomplishments Co-host on CNN’s Crossfire (weeknights at 6:30); author; co-founder of Gingrich Productions; former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Base Arlington, Va. What’s the first information you…

November 27, 2013, 7:09 AM EST

CNN Wants Newt for Crossfire Refresh Gingrich on Jeff Zucker’s wish list

CNN has begun casting its net for pundits to appear in the revival of its debate show Crossfire. According to Politico, the news network has approached former Speaker of the…

April 24, 2013, 1:42 PM EDT

Who Should Be Time's Person of the Year? Newt Gingrich, Bryan Cranston, Matt Lauer and others sit down to discuss

At the Time & Life building in New York this afternoon, media types convened over lunch to hear a rather diverse panel of newsmakers—including former Speaker of the House Newt…

November 13, 2012, 5:37 PM EST

Super Tuesday TV Spending Not So Super PAC dollars dominate

If it weren’t for the candidates' PACs, Super Tuesday spending would have been a trickle. A whopping 87 percent of the $6.1 million spent on spot TV during the last…

March 8, 2012, 1:20 PM EST

Romney Outspends GOP Pack in S.C. TVB breaks out TV ad dollars

Mitt Romney and Romney PACs outspent former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich in South Carolina in TV advertising nearly 2 to 1, but it wasn't enough, according to a…

January 26, 2012, 1:04 PM EST

Inside the Campaign Ad Machine A small group of savvy political operatives will control how billions will be spent in next year’s election

Talk to enough political consultants, and sooner or later you’ll hear some variation on the same story: the one about the tiny, small-market TV stations that, come the year after…

June 27, 2011, 5:54 AM EDT

Newt Gingrich Thinks NBC Should Apologize to His Wife Plus: spins away staff mutiny

Last week, after 16 aides and advisers quit Newt Gingrich's campaign en masse, the presidential hopeful’s Tiffany-loving wife Callista came under scrutiny as a possible cause of the staff revolt.…

June 16, 2011, 3:53 PM EDT

Fox News Terminates Contracts With Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum Both failed to make an announcement by Fox's May 1 deadline

Fox News has terminated its contracts with both former House Speaker Newt Gingrich and former Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa., sources told Politico. The network had given the two contributors, both of…

May 5, 2011, 5:34 PM EDT