Politics & Policy

Gingrich: Romney and I Are ‘Co-Front-Runners’

From the Boston Herald:

 

“If I can’t survive a few weeks of the news media, then I definitely can’t survive being the president,” [Gingrich] said. “If we can cheerfully get through this and answer in a way that the American people are satisfied with, then I deserve the nomination.” …

“I really see Mitt and I as co-front-runners,” said Gingrich, adding that the nomination battle is “going to come down to Mitt and me.”

“The one consistency is that Mitt has a hard time getting over 24 or 25 percent (in the polls),” he added. “Everyone was looking for the next ‘Not Mitt.’ ”

Katrina Trinko — Katrina Trinko is a political reporter for National Review. Trinko is also a member of USA TODAY’S Board of Contributors, and her work has been published in various media outlets ...

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