June 20, 2013
View Newt Gingrich's profile
Gingrich ended his 20-year congressional career after Republican losses in the 1998 elections. He has been a political analyst and consultant, written over two dozen books and appeared as a Fox News commentator.
Gingrich has tried to answer tough questions on his personal life from the religious right. He is married to his third wife, with whom he had an affair while married to his second wife.
Former Title: Speaker of the House (1995-1999)
Party Affiliation: Republican
Birthplace: Harrisburg, PA
Alma Mater: Emory University (BA), Tulane University (MA/PhD)