Gingrich and Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann have confirmed that they will speak at the state’s first Tea Party convention, which will be in Myrtle Beach leading up to the national GOP candidate debate there Monday night, January 16. Tea Party leaders are still putting together their busy agenda. Take a look at the convention’s schedule so far.
The Virginia GOP reported Saturday that candidates Newt Gingrich and Rick Perry failed to get 10,000 signatures of registered voters to get on the ballot for the March 6 primary. This could be a setback for Gingrich, a front-runner in South Carolina polls.
Gingrich stopped by Columbia Friday before taking a short holiday break. Read story.