He divorced a dying wife, has cheated on more than one spouse, has engaged in “strange bedfellows” relations with every prominent Democrat on Capitol Hill, and is a definitive flip-flopper on most issues. Yet Newt Gingrich is becoming the teflon candidate of the Iowa caucuses.
Following flirtations with Michelle Bachmann, Rick Perry and Herman Cain, the anti-Romney forces of the Iowa GOP have latched onto Newt Gingrich and refuse to be thrown off. The most recent Gallup Poll has him up by four percent over Romney, who can’t break past a 25-percent ceiling in his support.
Rick Santorum is looking better and better.