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-- Gingrich knows a Martha that the campaign is really heating up about now on he's clearly gained a lot of traction on front runner Mitt Romney and he knows he has to challenge Romney so former house speaker Newt Gingrich is turning up the heat.
On his fellow Republican Mitt Romney it's a clear sign that Gingrich is now willing to take shots at his fellow Republicans.
During an appearance on a morning radio talk show in South Carolina Gingrich took the gloves off and threw some serious verbal jabs.
Towards current Republican front runner Mitt Romney.
I don't play -- the perfect and that.
It is going to be a lot more conservative than that probably we -- the rest of this solid conservative alternative to Mitt Romney.
And I think -- the the one candidate who can bring together.
A national security conservatives and economic conservatives and social injuries.
In order to actually have a conservative nominee I wouldn't -- the American people I wouldn't.
Stretch my position -- for political reasons.
Are so Martha there you have it of course -- -- really laying in -- line and clearly they're clear terms that.
He believes he is the man who can be the Republican nominee.
And -- has had taken that page out of the Democrats playback account.
Tell you you know typical what happens in these kinds of campaigns Democrats a party launch an ad that states Mitt Romney.
Has flip -- don't want abortion immigration and guns and other issues.
So now Gingrich has also joined -- he is attacking Romney -- changing his positions or flip flopping on key issues.
Gingrich said he would not as you've heard him say not lie to the American people or switches up positions for political reasons yeah Akron -- he touched.
It -- original order change your position of facts change if you see news thank you didn't -- best everybody's that Ronald Reagan didn't.
This problem to go around and adopt radically different positions.
Based on your need of anyone will actually let people have to ask ourselves what -- -- -- -- -- Our -- clearly Gingrich is in his new -- on the attack and Democrats attacking Romney is well Ronnie on the defensive Martha responding with conference calls where some Republican officials and former officials defending him.
And the Iowa Caucuses are just five weeks away it's going to get.
Not and Ronnie has put all -- focus on Obama LA to be using to see if he turns says some of his -- and competitiveness.
Against Newt Gingrich in this case Kelly thank you so much excellent.
-- -- this morning in Washington.
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