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Newt Gingrich says Obama 'shouldn't give them what they want'

Newt Gingrich says Obama 'shouldn't give them what they want'

Newt Gingrich, making an appearance on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" on Wednesday to promote his new gig on CNN's recently resurrected "Crossfire," offered his thoughts on the current impasse between President Obama and the GOP.

"He shouldn't give them what they want," Gingrich said of Obama.

Does this mean Gingrich, the onetime Republican speaker of the House who himself presided over two government shutdowns during President Bill Clinton's terms, has turned on his own party? Not exactly. He's no fan of the Affordable Care Act. But he did want to see Obama and the Republicans talking. And then, in a bizarre bit of reflection, Gingrich recalled...

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