Newt Gingrich: Selling Access





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Female Voice: Newt Gingrich was a career politician, selling access here in Washington DC.

Male Voice: The year that he ran for Congress in 1978, he made a grand total of $10,000 by the time he became the Speaker; he made $675,000 by the time he left Congress; and he’s brought his net worth up to about $7,500,000 million dollars.

Female Voice: 84 ethics complains when he was speaker, driven out of the speakership in disgrace.

Male Voice: Having to pay $300,000 for lying, for complete fraud.

Newt Gingrich: And I have bunch of things to do, maybe earn a little bit of money.

Male Voice: Newt Gingrich is also the latest example of how the corrupt revolving door drives Washington.

Guest: He was paid a hundred million dollars for playing the revolving door game.

Guest: A big part of that I just lobbying money. Congresses are really brought and sold, they’re brought and sold legally.

Newt Gingrich: If you’ve been Speaker of the House, you’re always an insider.

News Anchor: Gingrich received up to 1.8 million dollars for Freddie Mac just before it collapsed, his think tank’s got 37 million bucks from the healthcare industry.

Male Voice: Newt Gingrich renewed his support for an individual mandate, a key tenant of President Obama’s law.

Newt Gingrich has been on both sides of a long list of issues.

He went the other way when he got paid to go the other way.

Interviewer: Do you think voters are going to warm up to you because you’re boasting about getting $60,000 a speech?

Newt Gingrich: I was charging $60,000 a speech. Normally celebrities lead, and they gradually sell fewer speeches every year, we’re selling more.

Female Voice: He is the absolute symbol of that corrupt system.

Male Voice: Newt Gingrich, this guy hasn’t got skeletons in his closets, he’s got a whole graveyard in there.

It’s about serial hypocrisy.



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  2. The NEW GRINCH trying to steal America from we the people and it ain't gonna happen this time.

    God bless Dr. Ron Paul

    Dr. Ron Paul for 2012

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  3. I admire Ron Paul for telling the truth to the people. I think he can be a great leader in the future.

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  4. Go Ron! Take off the gloves and hit them with the truth!

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  5. NO NEWT IS GOOD NEWT!

    Dr. Paul is right to give people the truth, too bad the media doesn't do their job!

    RealNewsMan

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