FYI - attached is a new piece in The Nation magazine about Newt Gingrich's latest efforts to rehabilitate his image, and scrub his record in preparation for the 2008 presidential campaign. The piece is in The Nation's upcoming edition, and on the web now. – David Sirota
Newt's New Con
By David Sirota
The Nation - January 12, 2006 issue
Of all the voices berating the Republican Party for its culture of corruption, none rings more hollow than Newt Gingrich's. According to the Associated Press, the former House Speaker has said he is considering running for President in 2008. Now, in preparation, he is leading a stampede of corrupt Republicans desperate to distance themselves from the money-for-votes scandal plaguing the nation's capital.
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