BY RICH GALEN
Reprinted from Mullings.com
In the deep dark days of 1994, I was out of politics. I was actually running the Middle East for the company then known as EDS out of Dallas.
In the Fall of that year, I got a call from my good friend Joe Gaylord – Newt Gingrich’s political guru – asking me to fly into Atlanta for election night because they were certain they were going to take control of the U.S. House for the first time in 40 years and Newt wanted me to come in and help oversee the press operation.
I was in Abu Dhabi or Qatar or somewhere, but flew in and, indeed, I was there for election night. Continue reading