Gingrich to attend cattle call in New Orleans
June 10th, 2011
08:35 AM ET
3 years ago

Gingrich to attend cattle call in New Orleans

Manchester, New Hampshire (CNN) – We're learning a bit more about where Newt Gingrich will be over the next week.

An aide close to the former House speaker and Republican presidential candidate tells CNN that Gingrich will still speak Thursday at the Republican Leadership Conference in New Orleans, which runs Thursday through Saturday. Many of the GOP presidential candidates and potential candidates are scheduled to speak at the event, which will also hold a presidential nomination straw poll.
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Gingrich top aides abandon campaign
June 10th, 2011
06:10 AM ET
3 years ago

Gingrich top aides abandon campaign

Washington (CNN) – At least seven members of Newt Gingrich's senior campaign staff resigned Thursday, sources told CNN, but the Republican presidential candidate pledged he would start his campaign "anew."

In addition, one of his national campaign co-chairs defected Thursday to former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty's presidential campaign, according to a Pawlenty campaign release. Former Gov. Sonny Perdue of Gingrich's home state of Georgia moved over to the competing campaign.
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Hillary Clinton: The action hero
June 10th, 2011
06:00 AM ET
3 years ago

Hillary Clinton: The action hero

(CNN) - Powerful. Popular. Able to leap between campaign battles and diplomatic landmines in a single pantsuit.

The latest modern day comic book hero is none other than Hillary Clinton, who is being profiled in a new political comic, “Political Power: Hillary Clinton.”

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Gingrich vows 'whatever it takes'
June 10th, 2011
05:58 AM ET
3 years ago

Gingrich vows 'whatever it takes'

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Washington (CNN) – Following the resignations of most of his senior staff and questions about whether he had the commitment to mount a full presidential campaign, Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich told supporters Friday he knows what the effort will take and is committed to enduring the rigors in order to get his message out.

"As someone who has been in public life for nearly forty years, I know full well the rigors of campaigning for public office. I will endure them. I will carry the message of American renewal to every part of this great land, whatever it takes," Gingrich said in a message emailed to supporters and posted on his Facebook page Friday.



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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Friday, June 10, 2011
June 10th, 2011
04:25 AM ET
3 years ago

POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Friday, June 10, 2011

The CNN Washington Bureau’s morning speed read of the top stories making news from around the country and the world. Click on the headlines for more.

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CNN: Alaska governor's office to release Palin e-mails
More than 24,000 pages of e-mails relating to Sarah Palin's term as governor are scheduled to be released Friday by the state of Alaska to CNN and other news organizations. …Among the material that will be made public are Palin's e-mails dealing with state business - using both her official account as well as private accounts, according to Linda Perez, the administrative director for current Gov. Sean Parnell.

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