From Talking Points Memo:
The recently released IRS filings of Newt Gingrich’s American Solutions for Winning the Future makes a few things clear: the coal industry loves him; he’s a fan of private planes; and for a self proclaimed fiscal conservative, he’s getting a measly return on the millions he’s throwing at a Christian telemarketing company that raises cash for the 527 group. Read more »
There increasingly seems to be a correlation between the intensity with which Newt Gingrich says he is mulling a presidential bid and the urgency with which he hawks his books and CDs to the conservative masses.
The former House speaker and perennial almost-presidential-candidate recently said on Fox News that he is “much more inclined to run than not run” in 2012. Meanwhile, in the past few weeks, Gingrich has been furiously trying to sell his historical novels and self-help books.