GOP presidential primary

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) during a news conference about disclosure of Super PAC donors. (credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

‘Super PACs’ Overtaking GOP Primary Campaigns’ Fundraising

An unmistakable dynamic is playing out in the money game among Republican presidential candidates: New “super” political action committees are growing more powerful than the campaigns they support.


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Gingrich’s Former Company To Release Freddie Mac Contract

WASHINGTON (AP) — A consulting firm founded by Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich has agreed to release contracts with mortgage giant Freddie Mac that paid the company $1.6 million. The release would come months after […]

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File photos of Mitt Romney (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) and John Kerry (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images).

Gingrich Alludes to ‘French Connection’ Between Romney And Kerry

The Newt Gingrich campaign has released a new web advertisement that likens fellow GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney to 2004 Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry, an argument which concludes by pointing out that both men speak French.