The Skeletons in Newt’s Closet — PICTURES

Dec. 8, 2011, 1:37 p.m.

As the latest front-run­ner for the Re­pub­lic­an can­did­acy in 2012, Newt Gin­grich has re­turned to rel­ev­ancy. That rise, however, will in­ev­it­ably drag up some con­tro­ver­sies from time in Wash­ing­ton. In the gal­lery be­low, we take a look at the stor­ies that might cause Newt trouble.