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- To be or not to be with Newt. Cohen, Richard E. // National Journal;2/15/97, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p331
Discusses the negative political image of House Speaker Newt Gingrich, Republican representative from Georgia, in the United States House of Congress. Absence of defenders for Gingrich; Reprimand for violating ethics rules; Preparations for the succession struggle.
- After the Riot. Cohen, Richard E.; Baumann, David // National Journal;11/14/98, Vol. 30 Issue 46, p2700
Enumerates the problems facing Bob Livingston as United States House Speaker. Reaction of Republicans on the ouster of Newt Gingrich from the Speakership; Areas which Livingston must give attention to.
- Speaker Hastert's gain may be Ill. lobbyists' pain. Merrion, Paul // Crain's Chicago Business;01/04/99, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p4
Focuses on Illinois Representative J. Dennis Hastert. Ascend to position of power as he becomes the Speaker of the House; Job responsibilities as House Speaker and leader of the Republican Party.
- Newt's mojo works miracles. // Insight on the News;07/28/97, Vol. 13 Issue 27, p34
Looks at the political demise of House Speaker Newt Gingrich with reference to a memo from his office. Criticisms leveled at Gingrich by the Republican party members; Contents of the memo.
- GOP Eyes 34-Year-Old First African American Speaker of the House in Oklahoma. // Chicago Citizen - Chatham Southeast Edition;3/27/2013, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p3
The article provides information on Republican T.W. Shannon who is the first African American to hold the position as Speaker of the House in Oklahoma and he is 34 years young, at a time when the Republican Party is concerned about its future in 2013.
- Poisoned Chalice. // Newsweek Global;10/23/2015, Vol. 165 Issue 15, p6
A photograph of U.S. House Majority leader Kevin McCarthy is presented where he is explaining his decision to withdraw from the Republican Party caucus vote to select a new House speaker on October 8, 2015 to replace John Boehner.
- Ranting far right doing GOP a disservice. Rusthoven, Peter J. // Indianapolis Business Journal;10/26/2015, Vol. 36 Issue 35, p13
The article talks about whether the Grand Old Party (GOP) will support the call of Paul Ryan for Freedom Caucus members of the GOP to back his leadership as a precondition to accepting the role of Speaker of the House, thus manifesting the dysfunction or control of Republicans in the U.S. Congress.
- How the GOP Went Splat! Greenfield, Meg // Newsweek;11/16/1998, Vol. 132 Issue 20, p96
Opinion. Comments on the dispossession of Newt Gingrich as Speaker of the House of Representatives in the United States in November 1998. How the Republicans or GOP gained control of the House; His document `Contract With America'; How Gingrich and the GOP lost their status; The author's view...
- Tea Party Over Middle Class. Fenn, Peter // U.S. News Digital Weekly;3/8/2013, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p20
The author points out that U.S. House Speaker John Boehner is leading his Republican party in a rejection of America's middle class unless he can be persuaded by Republican senators and his House colleagues to accept a balanced deal with the Democrats.