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Would YOu vote for President Newt?

DES MOINES, Iowa – Former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich said Monday he's seriously considering seeking the Republican presidential nomination and will announce his decision early next year.

Gingrich, 67, told The Associated Press that he would focus on helping Republican candidates through the midterm elections in November, then decide in February or March whether to seek the GOP nomination.

"I've never been this serious," Gingrich said.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100712/ap_on_el_pr/us_gingrich2012

 
sweet-a-kins

Asked by sweet-a-kins at 6:28 PM on Jul. 12, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • Wow, Lori and I agree on something? Miracles do happen!

    Nope. Newt is NOT a Republican who could get my vote. Let's see who else runs. The GOP has a GREAT chance in 2012, but the wrong choice will blow it and they'll wind up losing the White House again.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 10:30 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • If it came down to him or Obama, you better believe Newt would get my vote.
    hobbitswife04

    Answer by hobbitswife04 at 6:36 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • If my choice was him or Obama, yes. Would i blindly say yes right now? NO
    itsmesteph11

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 8:09 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • Newt makes a career out of being the "opposition." If he was ever the one in charge of going forward he would be completely lost. Remember the "Contract with America?" he he he hehehehe

    I would live to see him run though, just so we can remind all of those with short memories about his ethically challenged past as he somehow tries to convince people that he was wronged, in some way.
    stacymomof2

    Answer by stacymomof2 at 6:52 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • **shutter**
    Not if my life depended on it.
    parrishsky

    Answer by parrishsky at 6:34 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • Well hobbits has a point. However I would hope someone stronger would prevail during the primaries. Or I'd vote 3rd party. All depends on the other candidates.
    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 6:54 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • * LAUGHING*..... um, that would be a HELL NO!!!!!! I hope Obama runs again :) because he would definitely get my vote!

    ~ I can't magine wanting to re elect the most spending President in our nations history. Not too mention a President has continued AND added to the Bushism. Alas let us hope there are less blindly following voter this time around. Jmo
    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 6:59 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • When are they going to fine Charlie Rangle????? Hold him to the same standard you are blasting Newt to. Yes, I would vote for him in the light of who is the choice right now.
    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 7:56 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • If the choice was Newt or Obama, then Newt gets my votel I would prefer a different choice, though.
    29again

    Answer by 29again at 8:28 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • No.
    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 6:49 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

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