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If Hillary Clinton runs in 2016, Republicans won't have a chance, Newt Gingrich says

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Monday, December 10, 2012

Huffington Post: If Secretary of State Hillary Clinton runs for president in 2016, Newt Gingrich says the Republican party would be "incapable of competing at that level."

"First of all, she's very formidable as a person," he said. "She's a very competent person. She's married to the most popular Democrat in the country; they both think [it] would be good for her to be president. It makes it virtually impossible to stop her for the nomination."

In addition to having Bill Clinton's support, Hillary Clinton would also have the backing of President Barack Obama, who will still be a "relatively popular president," Gingrich added. "Trying to win that will be truly the Super Bowl."

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