In this third installment of the Amherst College Republican's Resurgence initiative, former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives and 2012 Republican Presidential Candidate Newt Gingrich spoke about current events as well as the future of American politics.
Weekend Amherst snowstorms usually draw thoughts of fires and lazy afternoons, not formal attire and certainly not anything that involves students leaving their dorms. But contrary to these conventions, Johnson Chapel found itself teeming with a smartly dressed and enthusiastic crowd on Sunday, Feb. 10. The crowd was composed largely of Amherst students who braved the aftereffects of the February snowstorm to witness, among other events, a speech of former U.S. Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.).