Craig Crawford: Gingrich should get out while he has some dignity left

By Eric W. Dolan
Thursday, March 15, 2012 0:06 EDT
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Political blogger Craig Crawford said Wednesday that former House Speaker Newt Gingrich should drop out of the presidential race because he appears to be running out of money and has fallen behind Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney.

After failing to win the Mississippi and Alabama primaries on Tuesday, some conservatives called for Gingrich to drop out.

“They gotta be careful at trying to push him too hard, he said on Countdown with Keith Olbermann, noting Gingrich’s long career as a prominent Republican.

“But at the same time, it is time for him to get out and have some dignity left.”

Gingrich’s campaign has been largely funded by billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, but Crawford remarked that Adelson seems to have stopped writing checks.

Despite failing to gain any momentum in the Republican nomination process, Gingrich has vowed to stay in the race.

Watch video, courtesy of Current TV, below:

Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan has served as an editor for Raw Story since August 2010, and is based out of Sacramento, California. He grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and received a Bachelor of Science from Bradley University. Eric is also the publisher and editor of PsyPost. You can follow him on Twitter @ewdolan.
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