Buchanan: Newt Is 'Out On Left Wing Of Republican Party'

Buchanan: Newt Is 'Out On Left Wing Of Republican Party'

Reading : OH : USA | May 16, 2011 at 5:17 AM PDT
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Newt Gingrich came in for some serious criticism on today's Morning Joe.   Reacting to footage of Newt on Meet the Press alluding to Paul Ryan's health care proposal as "radical," Joe Scarborough accused Gingrich of being in "the mushy middle." Pat Buchanan came with the unkindest cut of all, saying Gingrich is "out on the left wing of the Republican party."...In the MTP clip, Newt was seen saying that while he opposes ObamaCare, he would also be against "a conservative imposing radical change" on the health care system.  He later admitted that his proposal amounts to "a variation" of the individual mandate. I'll be back with a transcript, but in the meantime, watch Joe and Pat rip Newt.

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