Newt Gingrich's private equity past
January 10th, 2012
06:57 PM ET
10 years ago

Newt Gingrich's private equity past

(FORTUNE) – Mitt Romney isn't the only presidential candidate with leveraged buyouts on his resume.

Newt Gingrich has spent the past several days assailing Mitt Romney's business background, suggesting that the former private equity executive "looted" companies and "left people unemployed."


Filed under: 2012 • Mitt Romney • Newt Gingrich
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  1. Wire Palladin, S. F.

    There goes Newt's shot at saint hood.

    January 10, 2012 07:04 pm at 7:04 pm |
  2. Wire Palladin, S. F.

    The Newt and Mittens show is quite comical. "I know I am, but what are you?

    January 10, 2012 07:12 pm at 7:12 pm |
  3. Truth and Nothing But the Truth

    Only in far left looney circles is somebody trying to make money and a living a dirty bad thing. Don't you all know you're supposed to just sit at home and let the government take care of you??!!!

    January 10, 2012 07:31 pm at 7:31 pm |
  4. Squigman

    Send in the clowns.

    January 10, 2012 07:32 pm at 7:32 pm |