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-- the talk about how we pulled off that come from behind win in South Carolina conference engines.
The great state of South Carolina congressman great to have you here.
Motivate you and this.
This former speaker is reason raising Cain is an forgive the expression.
Looking Bush's yeah -- -- Missouri there's no doubt about it.
Speaker Gingrich pulled off the best seven -- performance perhaps the last fifty years of politics he did fantastic.
With two debates.
And then thankfully too the last debate he got a softball that went straight down the middle -- -- about the part.
And without any question I think a fifth of the voters change their mind after Thursday evening.
-- those those numbers in the exit polls are astonishing and it also astonishing the evangelicals the evangelical conservatives.
Going for else Gingrich over Romney what what is the reason in your in your judgment.
I think there's a very important silver lining for Newt Gingrich that we may be missing and that is the absolute outrage of the average conservative voter -- -- National media.
There is this being about media picking your candidate who -- Barack Obama need to face nor to win.
It seemed like in the last 48 -- of the campaign in the media chooses someone and unfortunately.
That worked out no way -- Without a question.
It's 43% swing between three point swing in South Carolina happened.
Partly because of the media trying to pick and choose winners increase losers.
You know from the mainstream media is now focusing on congress saying in almost in -- no matter what's going on whether it's.
Ron Paul whether it's Rick Santorum -- which of these candidates.
That running against the media is is a terrific strategy.
Is that the only way the US congress for example can lift itself to start running against the media because the ratings for you guys you know.
Well my -- you the -- gets the media we've looked at very much we have to -- us are doing so be very incredibly simple telling the truth.
We are heading towards the financial disaster and -- this framework is gonna happen let's just do what we've done over the last four decades if you want something different.
We are going to have to decide the level with the American people.
And back and home unclear what I've been doing it sometimes -- painful but at the end of the day people understand basic math you can't spend more than you take it.
Can't do -- very low and our.
Are you disappointed are you.
I'm gonna be those two options -- you can come up with a -- -- ever -- Which respond to a like but those who seem like the greatest possibilities are about these candidates.
-- I don't you know I thought Romney gave a terrific explanation a couple of weeks ago.
About his views on entitlements.
I think Newt Gingrich Rick Santorum.
You know they have been very specific and their statements what do you think.
Lou -- -- have to be excited about the response to the long term challenges that we have and aren't -- programs there's no doubt that we have to.
Wrestle this beast of the ground and do the right things in the right thing starts with telling folks.
Who are over the age of 54 that what you have is what you -- and the biggest like corn the poly fact.
Is that Republicans want to eliminate or stop Medicare Social Security.
It has been view lie of the year -- into the political fact finders.
And the fact is that if we don't start having a real conversation about people in the forties and younger about the transformation of the system.
It won't be available for folks now in the twenty's -- -- so we have the right the ship.
By being clear concise and consistent with our messaging and unfortunately.
-- the challenges that we have not been.
Congressman Tim -- setting the standard talk and straight we appreciate it thanks so much -- congressman.
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