by Rod D. Martin
March 15, 2007
“I think it is absurd to have people out here running around raising money, arguing about politics for an entire year … to finally get sworn in January 2009,” Gingrich said last night before addressing a crowd of about 1,000 at Goucher College in Towson. “It’s a consultant-full employment campaign that has nothing to do with the average American.”
Instead there should be a 16- to 18-week campaign period for the two major party candidates, during which they would make a commitment to debate nine times for 90 minutes each, “no moderator, just a stop watch,” he said.