Clinton is a very popular figure for a very practical reason: the economy worked. People had jobs. We reduced children in poverty by 25% through welfare reform. We actually balanced the budget for 4 years. You know, you look back on that and you think — I think what it actually does is it shrinks Obama. I mean, you have a real president and then you have this guy who’s a pretender.

Newt Gingrich explains why Republicans like Bill Clinton better than they like Barack Obama.