Newt Gingrich: The Speakership
Former Speaker Gingrich talked about the 1994 elections that gave the Republican Party a majority in the House and brought… read more
Former Speaker Gingrich talked about the 1994 elections that gave the Republican Party a majority in the House and brought Mr. Gingrich to the position of Speaker. Among the other issues he discussed were the media coverage of his tenure, the Republican agenda, and his resignation. Before and after the interview Ms. Clift and Mr. Walker discussed his remarks. Following the interview, telephone lines were opened for viewer’s comments. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Clift, Eleanor Contributing Editor Newsweek
- Gingrich, Newton "Newt" Leroy U.S. Representative (Former) [R] Georgia
- Walker, Robert "Bob" S. U.S. Representative (Former) [R] Pennsylvania
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