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Newt Gingrich

50th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives

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Newt Gingrich: 50th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
Newton Leroy "Newt" Gingrich is an American politician, author, and historian who served as the 50th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999. A member of the Republican Party, he was the U.S. Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district serving north Atlanta and nearby areas from 1979 until his resignation in 1999. In 2012, Gingrich was a candidate for the presidential nomination of his party.


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