Big Mistake: GOP Spits On Georgia

Big Mistake: GOP Spits On Georgia

To the Editor: Normally I wouldn’t run a headline like this, but I can’t claim credit for the language. In response to the announcement that CNN would cancel the Super Tuesday CNN debate in Georgia, Newt Gingrich’s spokesman R.C. Hammond tweeted, “@MittRomney spits in Georgia’s face and cancels Atlanta debate appearance. #CNN”. Why are the […]

Rewriting the Gingrich History

Rewriting the Gingrich History

To the Editor: Whether you call the nearly uniform abandonment of Newt Gingrich by those who served with him a betrayal or not, it’s clear the Romney campaign is delighted with the tenor. Romney’s latest attempt to question the Gingrich’s campaign assertion that he worked closely with President Reagan and Jack Kemp to carry out […]

How Romney Won Florida

How Romney Won Florida

            Romney won Tuesday’s race in a landslide, receiving 47 percent, with Newt Gingrich coming in second place with 32 percent. Rick Santorum and Ron Paul each received 13 and 7 percent, respectively. The results are a major setback for Gingrich, especially after winning in South Carolina last week, ironically a state that also shares the reputation of choosing the nominee. He skyrocketed in early Florida polls, as well.