Newt Gingrich joins the list of GOP politicians banging the drum to break up the big banks,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Newt Gingrich joins the list of GOP politicians banging the drum to break up the big banks, saying he supports "very decisive reforms" in the industry. He plays the Glass-Steagall card in a populist move that appears to be slated by the Repubs as a general election topic: "We should probably reestablish dividing up the big banks into a banking function and an investment function and separating them out again."