Newton Leroy 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 from 1979 until his resignation in 1999. In 2012, Gingrich was a candidate for the presidential nomination of his party.
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich oversaw Republican efforts to impeach President Bill Clinton in 1998. He ran for president in 2012 and is also the author of 36 books, including 15 New York Times.. CBS News - Published
In this web exclusive, former President Bill Clinton tells Mo Rocca that despite what he calls the voters' referendum against Republicans in the 1998 midterms, the GOP and House Speaker Newt Gingrich.. CBS News - Published
As trade tensions continue with China, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich warns Beijing may be the biggest threat the U.S. is facing. He joined CBSN to discuss his new book "Trump vs. China: Facing.. CBS News - Published
Politico defense editor Bryan Bender joins CBSN's "Red and Blue" to discuss a plan Newt Gingrich, an Air Force lieutenant general, and Michael Jackson's former publicist want President Trump to.. CBS News - Published