So many righteous Republicans demonstrating common sense on this issue. How’d we end up nominating one who doesn’t? I guess he wouldn’t really be Maverick! if he didn’t support $5/gallon oil.

Take a minute to sign Newt’s petition after you watch. Exit quotation from someone who knows what she’s talking about: “Here in Alaska and across the nation, communities are feeling the pinch of high energy costs. It is absurd that we are borrowing hundreds of billions of dollars from one foreign country to buy oil from another. It is a threat to our national security and economic well-being. It is well past time for America to develop our own supplies.”