Mitt Romney's Republican presidential rivals are now pouncing on reports that Romney eliminated kosher meals for Jewish nursing homes in Massachusetts in 2003.
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (R-GA) announced Monday on Facebook and Twitter that he is running for president in 2012 as a Republican, challenging President Barack Obama. This makes him the most recognizable Republican to officially enter the race.
McKnight's Newsmaker Videos: Gingrich talks about healthcare reform, Zandi addresses economic recoverySeptember 27, 2010
Newt Gingrich, former Speaker of the House, believes healthcare reform will be harder to implement if more Republicans enter Congress after the upcoming elections. Meanwhile, Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics, expects a stronger economy next year. Both Gingrich and Zandi, who spoke at the National Investment Center for the Seniors Housing & Care Industry conference last week, appear in McKnight's Newsmaker Videos.