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Newt Gingrich

Newton Leroy Gingrich is an American politician 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. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Newt Gingrich has 1,467 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1980 House Proceeding. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 207 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 7,099 views per program as a Senior Fellow for the American Enterprise Institute. Most appearances with Bob Dole (106), Dick Armey (83), Bob Michel (71). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Republican Party, Gingrich.

Appearances by Title:c. July 1, 2014 - Present Adviser, U.S. Consumer Coalition Videos: 1 September 16, 2013 - Present Co-Host, CNN Videos: 1 c. August 11, 2001 - Present Senior Fellow, American Enterprise Institute Videos: 93 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Co-Chair, Task Force on the United Nations, U.S. Institute of Peace Videos: 9


U.S. Representative, R-GA 6th View Map January 3, 1979 - January 3, 1999 Videos: 1,318 Co-Chair, Alzheimer's Study Group c. July 11, 2007 - c. March 25, 2009 Videos: 3 Chair c. September 1, 2007 - c. March 1, 2011 Videos: 14 Founder, Center for Health Transformation c. January 1, 2003 - c. May 1, 2011 Videos: 16 Co-Chair, National Commission for Quality Long-term Care c. October 1, 2004 - c. December 3, 2007 Videos: 0 Chair, GOPAC c. January 1, 1986 - c. April 30, 1995 Videos: 0

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on

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