You've got a friend in Newt

The winner of the South Carolina primary shouts out the Prime Minister.

“What Prime Minister Harper — who, by the way, is conservative and pro-American — what he has said is he’s gonna cut a deal with the Chinese and they’ll build a pipeline straight across the Rockies to Vancouver,” Gingrich said Saturday night. “We’ll get none of the jobs, none of the energy, none of the opportunity. Now, an American president who can create a Chinese-Canadian partnership is truly a danger to this country.”

See previously: Keystone rejected and Keystone and everything after

Looking for more?

Get the Best of Maclean's sent straight to your inbox. Sign up for news, commentary and analysis.