In the Manchester, New Hampshire influential newspaper – the Union Leader:
After careful consideration and extensive review of the major candidates in the Republican Presidential Primary, the New Hampshire Union Leader and Sunday News, the only statewide newspapers in the Granite State, announces their endorsement in Sunday’s editions.
WASHINGTON – New Hampshire’s largest newspaper is endorsing Newt Gingrich,
giving the former House speaker a jolt in a state that has the first
The New Hampshire Union Leader wrote in Sunday’s editions that the former
Georgia lawmaker is the choice of the conservative editorial page.
The decision was published in a banner headline across the front page of the
The nod had the potential to reset the contest in the state.
The Union Leader has long had great sway in Republican politics in the state,
and the newspaper used Page One editorials and columns to help Sen. John McCain
win the state’s primary four years ago and start his path to the GOP’s