Veteran Democratic wonk, political analyst, cracker expat; worked for 3 governors, 1 senator, two DC think tanks; now political columnist for New York Magazine.

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@ed_kilgore — 10,265 followers, 11,977 tweets

May 23, 2017

Guessing that Gingrich identifies with conservatives who literally think they are more Catholic than the Pope.  http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2017/05/gingrich-an-odd-vatican-ambassador-for-an-odd-president.html 

May 23, 2017

Not real good sign for her confirmation hearings that National Review's Kevin Williamson has come out against her.  http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2017/05/gingrich-an-odd-vatican-ambassador-for-an-odd-president.html 

May 23, 2017

Among other, er, distinctions, Ms. Gingrich surely first emissary to Holy See to hold degree from Luther College.  http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2017/05/gingrich-an-odd-vatican-ambassador-for-an-odd-president.html 

May 23, 2017

Dunno if Trump and Pope Francis will talk about Callista Gingrich, but betcha it's in both their briefing books.  http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2017/05/gingrich-an-odd-vatican-ambassador-for-an-odd-president.html 

May 23, 2017

@EconRevIrvine Yep, I understand. But getting people to accept tradoff of large private benefits for higher taxes complicates simplicity of single-payer.

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