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'Combative, Tribal, Angry': Newt Gingrich Set The Stage For Trump, Journalist Says

Atlantic journalist McKay Coppins says Gingrich "set a model for future Republican leaders" by engaging in extreme partisanship while serving as speaker of the House.

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich speaks with reporters at the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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'Combative, Tribal, Angry': Newt Gingrich Set The Stage For Trump, Journalist Says

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