In every election in American history both parties have their cliches. The party that has the cliches that ring true wins.
Newton Leroy Gingrich (born 17 June 1943) served as the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999. In 1995, Time Magazine selected him as the Man of the Year for his role in leading the Republican Revolution in the House, ending 40 years of Democratic majorities in the House. During his tenure as Speaker he represented the public face of the Republican opposition to Bill Clinton.