362May 16, 2009
Rally for Education Equality
The Close the Gap: Equality in Education Rally was held on the occasion of the 55th anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision. Various civil rights leaders and education ...
137Apr 2, 2009
Race, Media and the Obama Presidency
Rev. Al Sharpton and former Speaker Newt Gingrich discussed racial and class issues in employment and education policies. They talked about the history of the Civil Rights Movement and the ...
640Feb 27, 2009
Conservative Political Action Conference, Day 2, Part 1
The annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), sponsored by the American Conservative Union focused on the future of the conservative movement. Speakers talked about a variety of ...
74Feb 27, 2009
Impact of Federal Assistance on Financial Sector
Panelists at a conference for conservative activists spoke about government aid to the financial sector.
“Bailing Out Big Business: Are We All Socialists Now?” was a ...
572Feb 27, 2009
Newt Gingrich Remarks to Conservatives
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich spoke to conservative activists about the future of the conservative movement, the political climate in Washington, D.C., and proposed solutions to the current ...
314Sep 3, 2008
Governing and Political Change
Newt Gingrich talked about his book Real Change: From the World That Fails to the World That Works (Regnery Publishing; 2008). Topics included Senators Obama and McCain’s running mate ...
97Jun 10, 2008
Conservative Presidential Platform
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich discussed a conservative platform for the 2008 presidential election with students from the Washington, D.C., area participating in the Close Up ...
874May 7, 2008
Book Discussion on Days of Infamy
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives New Gingrich and William
Forstchen talked about Days of Infamy, their second novel on World War II.
In the book, the authors imagine ...
405Feb 9, 2008
Newt Gingrich Speech
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich talked about the candidates for the 2008 presidential nominations and the problems of governing after winning an election.
This program was ...
574Dec 2, 2007
In Depth with Newt Gingrich
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich talked about his life, his career, and his body of writing. Topics included his long interest in nature, his concept of “active” ...
135Oct 19, 2007
Values Voter Summit, Afternoon Session
In the afternoon portion of the first day of a three-day Values Voters Summit, several Republican presidential candidates and others spoke about policy issues, social policy, and the role of ...
53Sep 21, 2007
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich talked about the 2008 presidential campaigns and the issues that are going to be important for both voters and presidential candidates. Topics included ...
58Sep 21, 2007
National Rifle Association Convention
The National Rifle Association’s (NRA) annual conference, on the theme of “Celebration of American Values,” featured 2008 presidential candidates and other national leaders who ...
804Aug 7, 2007
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich talked about methods of improving presidential debates so that they offer thoughtful focus on the issues. He was introduced by Marvin Kalb, who had ...