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How Sad: Gingrich Supported Romney Care in 2006 (get this) NEWSLETTER

WASHINGTON – Newt Gingrich voiced enthusiasm for Mitt Romney's Massachusetts health care law when it was passed five years ago, the same plan he has been denouncing over the past few months as he campaigned for the Republican presidential nomination.

"The health bill that Governor Romney signed into law this month has tremendous potential to effect major change in the American health system," said an April 2006 newsletter published by Gingrich's former consulting company, the Center for Health Transformation.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2011/12/27/gingrich-supporte...



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NEWTERED

or castrated, what say you Mr. Gangrich

Presumably, voters who leave

Presumably, voters who leave Gingrich for this reason would not go to Mittens. So that's good news.

"Alas! I believe in the virtue of birds. And it only takes a feather for me to die laughing."

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Newt flip-flops, but only for money. He is very consistent...

when it comes to greed.
http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2011/11/18/Gingrich-think-tan...
A think tank created by Republican U.S. presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich collected at least $37 million over eight years from major healthcare companies.

The Center for Health Transformation, which opened in 2003, offers insurers and other healthcare firms "access to Newt Gingrich" for membership dues of as much as $200,000 a year, The Washington Post reported Thursday.

Read more: http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2011/11/18/Gingrich-think-tan...

I guess that's why some call

I guess that's why some call him "Getrich".

Those who live in house of glass should not pelt stones on other

"These things are really nasty, and he didn't know about it, wasn't aware of it," said Gingrich adding "But he's sufficiently ready to be president? It strikes me it raises some fundamental questions about him." - Newt on Ron Paul

NOW, Newt..
Are you sufficiently ready to be president?!

Those who live in house of glass should not pelt stones on others.

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Apparently Fox news had a

Apparently Fox news had a report in which Newt denied writing this though it appeared in his own newsletter. Hmmm...does anyone know more about this? I didn't see the report but this could be delicious.

look below...

I posted a link.

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Bump!

This is the post of the day! I hope everyone is sharing this far and wide.

It gets worse...

Here's a few more notable quotes from the 2006 Newsletter. Newt Gingrich founded the Center for Health Transformation in 2003.

"We agree entirely with Governor Romney and Massachusetts legislators that our goal should be 100% insurance coverage for all Americans."

"Individuals who can afford to purchase health insurance and simply choose not to place an unnecessary burden on a system that is on the verge of collapse; these free-riders undermine the entire health system by placing the onus of responsibility on taxpayers."

"The Romney plan attempts to bring everyone into the system. The individual mandate requires those who earn enough to afford insurance to purchase coverage, and subsidies will be made available to those individuals who cannot afford insurance on their own. We agree strongly with this principle..."

"State House officials had originally promised that there would be new plans available at about $200 a month, but industry experts are now predicting that the cheapest plan will likely cost at least $325 a month. This estimate totals about $4000 per year, or about 1/5 of a $30,000 annual take-home income."

"We propose that a more realistic approach might be to limit the mandate to those individuals earning upwards of $54,000 per year."

"Finally, I want to take a moment here to challenge the Congress to put forth genuine effort to fix major faults compromising the quality of our health system. The House absolutely must pass a health IT bill this year. Hurricane season is fast approaching – how many lives will be lost this year to our disconnected, paper-based health system?"

Read the full newsletter here: http://web.archive.org/web/20060822061158/http:/www.healthtr...

Also, I'm digging through some other archived newsletters from 2003-2006 if anyone want's to help.

2003
http://web.archive.org/web/20060822061003/http://www.healtht...

2004 & 2006
http://web.archive.org/web/20060822060821/http://www.healtht...

2005
http://web.archive.org/web/20060822061056/http://www.healtht...

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Comeuppance -

come·up·pance[kuhm-uhp-uhns]
noun Informal
deserved reward or just deserts, usually unpleasant: He finally got his comeuppance for his misbehavior.

Its simultaneously Hilarious and Pathetic

I don't know whether to laugh or hurl in disgust.

I think you'll find it enjoyable...

... to do both simultaneously.

I'm Sorry Newt But We Must Ask These Questions

You understand it's our responsiblity...

"Liberty's too precious a thing to be buried in books...Men should hold it up in front of them every single day of their lives and say: 'I'm free to think and to speak. My ancestors couldn't. I can. And my children will."

-Jimmy Stewart

Oh Newt!

you never cease to entertain me.

bump, spread this far and

bump, spread this far and wide

"Alas! I believe in the virtue of birds. And it only takes a feather for me to die laughing."

Newt Romney

So funny - great find!

Toast

So long Newton, it's been a

So long Newton, it's been a real pleasure working with you.

"wasn't written by Gingrich himself."

ROFLMAO! Oh, the irony.

'Cause there's a monster on the loose

"Oh but now that he's a frontrunner

people should know these things about the potential president of the United States...blah blaah blah"

The universe is so effeicient!

Double post - sorry

The screen never changed to reflect my first post and then when I hit save again I found that it posted twice.

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Flip

flop.

Grinch is toast - concentrate on Romney now.

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Like a tuna Caught for the

Like a tuna

Caught for the very first time.

"You're gonna need a bigger boat."

"You're gonna need a bigger boat."

What a fraud.

What a fraud.