„I don't think right-wing social engineering is any more desirable than left-wing social engineering. I don't think imposing radical change from the right or the left is a very good way for a free society to operate. I think we need a national conversation to get to a better Medicare system with more choices for seniors.“
— Newt Gingrich Professor, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives 1943
2011-05-15 interview on * Meet the Press
NBC, quoted in * Gingrich Calls GOP Budget 'Right Wing Social Engineering'