Gingrich Calling Members Of #NeverKevin “Blackmailers” Just Found Rep. Chip Roy’s Ire

January 4, 2023   |   Tags:

Rep. Chip Roy criticized fellow Republican Newt Gingrich for calling him and 19 other House Republicans “blackmailers” for opposing Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s bid for speaker on Wednesday morning. In an appearance with Larry O’Connor and Julie Gunlock on WMAL’s “O’Connor & Company,” Texas Republican Mr. Roy claimed that former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, who served from 1995 to 1999, doesn’t know what he’s talking about. “Newt Gingrich may genuinely be aware of the facts if he chooses to call me on the phone. You may have been a speaker 25 years ago, but you don’t know the current events, and