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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.

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

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