On May 15, during an appearance on NBC’s “Meet The Press,” Newt Gingrich blasted GOP plans to change Medicare and said imposing “radical change” from either side of the political spectrum isn’t a “very good way for a free society to operate.”
Here is a clip of Gingrich on the program:
Gingrich apologized and said that he has supported what Ryan is trying to do with the budget (1:55 into video).
Ryan responded to Gingrich’s comments on May 22 on Meet the Press. See his comments below.