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ShockediSay Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-06-11 11:29 AM
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Gingrich courts K Street (Politico)
Source: Politico

Newt Gingrich likes to boast that he runs an unconventional campaign that relies more on grassroots outreach than expensive infrastructure, but as hes soared in the polls, hes turned his sights to a traditional cash source: K Street.

Gingrichs Washington offensive launches in earnest Wednesday, with a $1,000-a-head fundraiser at the power restaurant Occidental Grill and Seafood

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Well he certainly knows the lobbying/influence-peddling corrupt business.

Plus I like Krugman's remarks yesterday:

"He is by no means the deep thinker he imagines himself to be, but hes a glib speaker, even when he has no idea what hes talking about. And my sense is that hes also very good at doublethink that even when he knows what hes saying isnt true, he manages to believe it while hes saying it."

Reminds me of Scalia and Greenspan - - lotsa big words adding up to nothing

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DCKit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-06-11 12:21 PM
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1. Newt Gingrich IS K St. nt
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