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Bombshell: Newt Gingrich Failed to Qualify for the Missouri GOP Primary… Won’t Appear on Ballot

This present a major problem for Newt Gingrich should he somehow make it that far. According the the Missouri Secretary of State, Newt Gingrich won’t be on the ballot.

Newt Gingrich may be a top-tier contender in the latest polls, but he won’t be contending at all in Missouri’s Republican presidential primary in February.

The former House speaker, who is putting a campaign organization together on the fly, failed to qualify for the contest in the Show Me State.

According to the Missouri Secretary of State’s office, Gingrich did not file the necessary papers as of Tuesday’s 5 p.m. deadline. That means his name will not be on the Feb. 7 ballot.

http://www.latimes.com/news/politics/la-pn-gingrich-missouri...

http://campaigntrailreport.com/2011/11/22/bombshell-newt-gin...



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this Primary is only...

...a "beauty contest" deciding ZERO delegates. Their CAUCUS in March chooses them.

Newt is not worried, I am sure.

Watch how fast that "problem" goes away once he beats Romney and wins in New Hampshire, SC, and Florida. How do you spell GOP? C O R R U P T I O N

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Ole Newt will find out how

Ole Newt will find out how much it costs to reverse such a decision, I would think

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This would be huge if he

This would be huge if he couldn't get on though.

We would have a new top tier again :)