Roemer: GOP candidate 'furthest from me is Newt'

Former Louisiana Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) won’t be endorsing the Republican presidential nominee if that person turns out to be Newt Gingrich.

Roemer, who is making his own presidential bid, said he isn’t thinking about future endorsements, but that he couldn’t stomach Gingrich’s views on campaign finance reform — Roemer’s signature issue.

“Among the candidates running for the Republican nominee, the furthest from me is Newt Gingrich,” Roemer said Wednesday in an extended interview with The Hill.

Read more on The Hill's Ballot Box blog.