Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Reveal Navigation

QUICK TAKE: Gingrich to Obama: You Only Want to Keep Power QUICK TAKE: Gingrich to Obama: You Only Want to Keep Power QUICK TAKE: Gingrich to Obama: You Only Want to Keep Power QUICK TAKE: Gingrich to O...

share
This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

The Trail: 2012 Presidential News from the Field

QUICK TAKE: Gingrich to Obama: You Only Want to Keep Power

January 24, 2012

President Obama is concerned only about staying in power and keeping money out of the hands of people responsible for jump-starting the economy, Newt Gingrich said in a statement on Tuesday night in reply to the State of the Union. 

“For the president and a large part of the political class, it’s about their power, their right to rule. They just want to take money from Joe the Plumber -- the small business people who makes over 90 percent of the new jobs -- and redistribute it to the government bureaucracy and their political friends and allies," Gingrich said. 

Gingrich, coming off a Republican presidential primary win in South Carolina and locked with Mitt Romney for the lead in the race, focused his attack on the president's economic policies and called for an end to "destructive and costly regulatory systems."

You May Find These of Interest
Get us in your feed.
More The Trail: 2012 Presidential News from the Field
Job Board
Search Jobs
Watershed Resources Specialist
American Society of Civil Engineers | San Francisco, CA
Project Manager II
American Society of Civil Engineers | Memphis, TN
Manager of Engineering
American Society of Civil Engineers | Berkeley, CA
Mechanical Engineer - Dallas, TX
American Society of Civil Engineers | Dallas, TX
SENIOR STRUCTURAL ENGINEER / ENGINEERING PRODUCTION MANAGER
American Society of Civil Engineers | Boulder, CO
Senior GCP Auditor
American Society of Civil Engineers | San Francisco, CA
Structural Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Orlando, FL
Construction Engineering
American Society of Civil Engineers | Chicago, IL
Concrete Testing Technician & Special Inspectors
American Society of Civil Engineers | New York, NY
SharePoint Specialist - Englewood, CO
American Society of Civil Engineers | Englewood, CO
Construction Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Cleveland, OH
Rail Vehicle Mechanical Engineer - Elmira, NY
American Society of Civil Engineers | Philadelphia, PA
Structural Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Chicago, IL
Engineering Manager
American Society of Civil Engineers | Springfield, VA
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus