Newt's bogus campaign is costing taxpayer moneySubmitted by jay0718 on Fri, 04/27/2012 - 14:56
From the New York Times:
Gingrich Is Quitting the Race (Just Give Him a Little Time)
By MARK LEIBOVICH
"...'I am learning about cars,' Mr. Gingrich explained to a lone reporter on the fringe of an entourage that otherwise included local Republican officials, Penske executives and about 12 people wearing earpieces..."
"...In financial terms, it costs taxpayers about $40,000 a day to pay for Mr. Gingrich’s Secret Service detail. His campaign was $4.3 million in debt as of the end of March, according to filings. There is also the intangible cost to Mr. Gingrich’s stature and the threat to party unity behind the inevitable nominee, Mitt Romney — whom, Mr. Gingrich says, he will support and campaign for..."
Gingrich delaying campaign exit to tour North Carolina Zoo (my theory)