Chicago Sun-Times
The scoop from Washington

Newt pledges his "life, fortune, honor" to defeat the left

| No Comments

ORLANDO--White House hopeful Newt Gingrich issued a battle cry against the left in an address to a GOP group here, as he stumps across the state this weekend in advance of the Tuesday Florida primary.

Said Gingrich, "In the greatest tradition of our founding document, I will pledge you, my life, my fortune and my sacred honor, if you help me on Tuesday, if I become your nominee, we will decisively defeat the left at every level, we will begin to govern this country in January and with your help we will liberate the American people and they will once again put us on the road to rebuilding the we love."

Gingrich made his remarks to the Orange County Republican Executive Committee Lincoln Day Dinner.

One of the auction items: a chance to spend a day on the campaign trail with Gingrich.

Leave a comment

Get the Sweet widget

More widgets

Video

Lynn Sweet

Lynn Sweet is a columnist and the Washington Bureau Chief for the Chicago Sun-Times.

Stay in touch

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Lynn Sweet published on January 28, 2012 6:24 PM.

Democratic National Committee slamming Romney in Florida was the previous entry in this blog.

Obama wisecrack: "promising future - as a Al Green impersonator" is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.