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Exclusive: Gingrich lacks moral character to be president, ex-wife says


ABC News

Newt Gingrich lacks the moral character to serve as President, his second ex-wife Marianne told ABC News, saying his campaign positions on the sanctity of marriage and the importance of family values do not square with what she saw during their 18 years of marriage.

In her first television interview since the 1999 divorce, to be broadcast tonight on Nightline, Marianne Gingrich, a self-described conservative Republican, said she is coming forward now so voters can know what she knows about Gingrich.

In her most provocative comments, the ex-Mrs. Gingrich said Newt sought an "open marriage" arrangement so he could have a mistress and a wife.

Click here to read the rest of the story and see a preview of ABC News' exclusive broadcast interview with Marianne Gingrich, and then catch the full interview tonight on ABC News' Nightline at 11:35 p.m. ET.

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SO I guess the same could be said of Clinton and Kennedy...and well..pretty much EVERY politician in DC...they just haven't gotten caught!


Not caught?? Seriously?! We knew Obama was a socialist lib who was about taxing anything with legs....and still idiots voted him in.


I guess it's safe to say he wanted to have his cake and eat it too. This man, like many other men, has no morals. Problem is it doesn't matter to most Americans today for they no longer have the morals we as a people and nation should still have and cling to.


I'm with Newt on this one. I'm a female and I know the story because she (the ex) made money off of it in 1995. And, with respect to your comment, I agree that you cannot expect anyone to have the morals of old these days. Look what people voted in 3.5 years ago!