World 10 December 2012 Quote of the Day Newt Gingrich on why the Republicans would lose to Hillary Clinton. Print HTML If the competitor in '16 is going to be Hillary Clinton, supported by Bill Clinton and presumably a still relatively popular President Barack Obama, trying to win that will be truly the Super Bowl. And the Republican Party is incapable of competing at that level. Newt Gingrich calls the 2016 US presidential election for Hillary Clinton. › Morning Call: pick of the papers Former Republican House Speaker Newt Gingrich attends Time's Person of the Year panel on 13 November, 2012 in New York City. Photograph: Getty Images. Subscribe More Related articles Metro mayors can help Labour return to government How the Brexit referendum has infantilised British politics Vote Leave have won two referendums. Can they win a third?